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By Bob Mihalic

Standing on the skywalk watching citizens glide through the breeze way to their easily accessible destination, Greenville County Council Chairman Dan Tripp absorbed all that was around him.

“There is not another county government building in the nation that looks like this,” he says.

The new Greenville County Administration building is 250,000 square feet of “openness.” Its unique steel and glass design is intended to be reflective of the transparency... Read more


Contributed by Thomas Scott for the Fall 2023 County Focus magazine

In our increasingly interconnected world, the importance of cybersecurity cannot be overstated. As the digital landscape continues to evolve, the need for robust defenses against cyber threats becomes more critical with each passing day. This October, we join the nation in celebrating Cybersecurity Awareness Month, a time to not only reflect on the challenges we face but also to highlight the innovative solutions and collaborative efforts that protect our country from cyberattacks.

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Center of Resilience Excellence (CORE) SC is excited to offer two new grant opportunities. Think collaboration, research, and innovation and resilience! CORE SC will be accepting letters of interest in October and proposals in November for the next round of funding for the Advanced Research Grant (Up to $50,000) and the Advanced Collaboration Projects Grant (Up to $100,000).

Advanced Research Projects Grant - Up to $50,000

Who: South Carolina-based... Read more


The Advanced Technology Academic Research Center's (ATARC) State and Local Cyber Grant Working Group is focused on optimizing future cyber grants to address the specific requirements of state and local governments. The group is gathering information from all SC local governments and state agencies to provide tangible guidance to Congress for future... Read more