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9:00 am on Monday March 26, 2012

CIFF announces 'Stuff The Bus' campaign to support art in schools

Image by Provided The Carolina Studios bus is a mobile music studioThe 5th Annual Charleston International Film Festival invites you to join in on the “Stuff the Music Bus” art supply drive in support of this year’s CIFF non-profit, Yo Art! The...
9:09 am on Saturday July 23, 2011

Charleston's Housing Authority receives $2.2M for public housing improvements

Image by Flickr user Blue Diamond PhotographyThe United Sates Department of Housing and Urban Development gave the City of Charleston's Housing Authority $2.2 million to go towards large-scale capital improvements to the area's public housing stock...
2:16 am on Saturday December 26, 2009

City expanding its low-cost housing

Image by Flickr user nettsu The Charleston Housing Authority is making use of the housing price downturn to bolster its inventory of affordable downtown housing, possibly adding as many as 24 new small apartment buildings.
1:43 pm on Tuesday August 4, 2009

Public housing eviction process called into question

Image by Flickr user crowbert Image by 20090804-eviction.jpgIf you live in public housing and don't pay your rent for at least a month, and then don't head a posted eviction notice, you'll soon find your worldly belongings dumped on the curb. But...