Thursday, September 7, 2017 12:33:00 PM
The newest issue of County Focus magazine is now available online. Click this link to read the latest news from counties throughout South Carolina. You can view past issues of the magazine at http://www.sccounties.org/county-focus-magazine.
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 11:57:00 AM
The U.S. Transportation Department (DOT) recently announced the availability of approximately $1.5 billion to repair crumbling infrastructure through the Infrastructure for Rebuilding America (INFRA) discretionary grant program. INFRA advances a... [Read More]
Monday, August 7, 2017 2:53:00 PM
The 2017 President's Report has now been published. It is available on our website under the Publications tab or by clicking here.
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 2:07:00 PM
The EPA and Army Corps of Engineers recently announced that they intended to formally withdraw the 2015 Waters of the US Rule (WOTUS). The rule would have expanded the definition and scope of waterways regulated under the clean water act. In 2014,... [Read More]
Sunday, June 4, 2017 11:44:00 PM
In 2016, the National Association of Counties and the National League of Cities created a joint taskforce to identify local policies and practices that reduce opioid abuse and related fatalities. A report summarizing the taskforce’s work and... [Read More]
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 3:08:00 PM
The 2017 Directory of County Officials is now available online. Click this link for up-to-date contact information for county governments.
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 4:55:00 PM
FEMA has published the Pre-Disaster Recovery Planning Guide for Local Governments on its website. The guide is designed to prepare local governments for recovery efforts from future disasters by engaging with the whole community and planning for... [Read More]
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 4:02:00 PM
During SCAC’s Mid-Year Conference on February 15, 2017, county officials received a legislative update from Senator Greg Hembree and Representative Garry Smith. Sarah Niegsch Corbett from the S.C. Public Employee Benefit Authority provided a State... [Read More]
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 10:08:00 AM
The South Carolina Transportation Infrastructure Bank and South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) both recently announced opportunities for financial assistance for transportation projects.
Learn more about South Carolina... [Read More]
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 2:47:00 PM
On November 22, Texas U.S. District Court Judge Amos Mazzant issued a nationwide temporary injunction, blocking the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) from implementing new overtime pay rules that were scheduled to take effect on December 1,... [Read More]