Updated 7:24 pm The Legislature has reached agreement on how to fund roads by leveraging $200 million in fees annually into $2.2 billion in bonds, just one day before their […]
*Corrected June 1 South Carolina’s crumbling roads are no secret to anyone who travels across them. But one group may want the roads repaired more than the rest of us. […]
The state House zipped through the approximately $750 million budget Monday and Tuesday, passing it easily. Here are three takeaways from that process—
Several House Republicans have called the Senate-passed roads plan irresponsible budgeting—even as the state Revenue and Fiscal Affairs Office reports that the House plan will garner far less than the $427 million for roads initially estimated for fiscal year 2015-2016.
Senators approved on Thursday a roads funding plan that spends $400 million annually without increasing the gas tax.
Corrected from a previous version, which stated the flooding occurred on October 5. Road closures have declined to 113 from an October 5 peak of 541 following the October 4 […]