Recent News


Marion County Administrator Tim Harper was elected the 2022-2023 President of the SC City and County Management Association on June 18. Harper previously served as president of the SC County Managers, Administrators, and Supervisors Association from 2019-2021.Read more


Greenville County Councilman Butch Kirven and Beaufort County Council Chairman Joe Passiment write a guest op-ed on S.233, Home Rule and User Fees.Read more


The General Assembly returned this week pursuant to the sine die resolution (S. 1325) to vote on bills that went to conference committees. Several conference committees reached agreements and presented their conference reports to their respective chambers for approval or rejection. Among those conference reports was the user fee bill language that was attached to a property tax exemption bill, S. 233. S. 233, along with some other bills of note, will be discussed below in this week’s... Read more


Online tools available through the South Carolina Broadband Office on will be a vital element to the success of broadband expansion projects throughout our state. Through these online tools, Internet Service Providers (ISPs), as well as state and local leadership, can access:

  • past, current, and future grant opportunities;
  • a map of all
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Lancaster County Council as a group has achieved the feat of each member graduating from the Institute of Government for County Officials!

The Institute of Government for County Officials is a training

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