BCDCOG Construction Analysis: Building Permit Numbers Down in Q3

The Berkeley-Charleston-Dorchester Council of Governments’ has released Construction Quarterly, its third quarter analysis of construction trends in the region. Insights in this edition include: NEW CONSTRUCTION: The number of building permits issued for all new construction in the region in the third quarter of 2017 decreased by 10 percent from the second quarter of this … Continue reading BCDCOG Construction Analysis: Building Permit Numbers Down in Q3

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CARTA, Affordabike Partner To Give Away 20 Refurbished Lost-And-Found Bikes

System wants to help riders with the first-mile/last- mile this holiday season. Many public transit trips begin with a walk or bike ride, and this holiday season the Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority (CARTA) wants to help riders overcome what's been dubbed the first-mile/last-mile problem – and also spread some Christmas cheer. CARTA has again … Continue reading CARTA, Affordabike Partner To Give Away 20 Refurbished Lost-And-Found Bikes

Berkeley-Charleston-Dorchester Council of Governments to Host Online Public Meeting for Regional Transit Framework Plan

ONLINE DISCUSSIONS REGARDING A LONG-RANGE VISION FOR TRANSIT IN THE TRI-COUNTY REGION TO BEGIN MONDAY, DEC. 11. The Berkeley-Charleston-Dorchester Council of Governments (BCDCOG) will host an online meeting to discuss the ongoing Regional Transit Framework Plan (RTFP). The online meeting will be launched Monday, December 11, 2017, on the RTFP page at bcdcog.com/framework and will … Continue reading Berkeley-Charleston-Dorchester Council of Governments to Host Online Public Meeting for Regional Transit Framework Plan

CARTA, Charleston International Airport Unveil New Bus Shelter

CARTA’S Direct-to-Downtown Airport Express Costs Just $3.50 Just in time for the holiday travel rush, Charleston International Airport has installed a state-of-the-art bus shelter to accommodate an increasing number of passengers and airport workers riding Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority (CARTA) vehicles to and from the airport. The new shelter, funded fully by the Charleston … Continue reading CARTA, Charleston International Airport Unveil New Bus Shelter

Veterans and Active-Duty Military Ride CARTA, TriCounty Link for Free on Veterans Day

Veterans and current military personnel can ride Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority and TriCounty Link services for free on Veterans Day, Saturday, Nov. 11. “Veterans and military personnel make great sacrifices for our country. Allowing them to ride for free on Veterans Day is a small way that CARTA and TriCounty Link can say thank … Continue reading Veterans and Active-Duty Military Ride CARTA, TriCounty Link for Free on Veterans Day

INCUMBENT WORKER TRAINING PROGRAM FUNDING AVAILABLE

Training Incumbent Workers to Provide Skills Employers Need. Incumbent Worker Training Assistance (IWT) is available under provisions of the Workforce Innovations and Opportunity Act to assist employers in training currently employed workers, keeping businesses and workers competitive. Private Sector South Carolina employers in the counties of Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester are eligible to receive funds, … Continue reading INCUMBENT WORKER TRAINING PROGRAM FUNDING AVAILABLE

All Things Are Possible at the SC Works Educational Sanctuary

Lead GED Instructor, Marie Morgan, Helping Students Succeed for More Than 17 Years. Walking into the Charleston Adult Education classroom at SC Works begins with a warm welcome. This warmth emanates from Marie Morgan, the Lead GED Instructor, and the team of instructors at the workforce development center SC Works Charleston, which brings employers and job seekers … Continue reading All Things Are Possible at the SC Works Educational Sanctuary