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8:10 am on Thursday July 28, 2011

Bike safety committee pushes for more bike lanes

Image by Flickr user nicomachusCharleston's Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee was formed to advise Charleston City Council regarding bike safety issues--their first order of business? Pushing for more bike lanes. At this point, the city is...
4:04 am on Tuesday October 5, 2010

Limehouse proposes increasing tax at the pump to improve roadway safety

Image by Flickr user Azfar.2010If state Department of Transportation Secretary Buck Limehouse gets his wish, drivers will be forced to pay more at the pump in 2011. Currently, South Carolina's gasoline tax rate hasn't been increased since 1987, and...