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4:39 am on Tuesday September 27, 2011

A five-day community meeting aims to better the Charleston Neck (Update: Video)

The "Neck Area Master Plan Brochure."Update September 27: Live 5 News came along for the first day of the five-day community design charrette and has a video from the tour that gives more depth to what's happening and what the hopes are. Watch that...
4:33 am on Sunday April 17, 2011

Massive Charleston Magnolia development stalls, plus a trip down memory lane

Image by Flickr user OldOnliner It's really been quite remarkable just how long cleanup and improvement of the 214 acres of polluted former industrial land on Charleston's Neck has continued in hopes of building the massive "mini-city" Magnolia...
3:34 am on Monday February 1, 2010

Re-discovering Charleston's forgotten powder magazines designed by Robert Mills

Image by Historic American Building Survey Designed in the 1820s by the famous Robert Mills, nine iconic powder magazines were constructed on the neck of Charleston. But they were forgotten by the 1930s and largely gone by the '50s. But traces do...
11:13 am on Thursday November 5, 2009

Public meeting to discuss North Charleston revitalization plan

A public meeting will be held this Saturday to discuss the revitalization plan for several neighborhoods in North Charleston's Neck Area. The revitalization plans are based on the new State Ports Authority terminal at the former Navy Shipyard in...
8:44 am on Friday May 8, 2009

Music, food, tours, more at the annual Greek Festival

Image by Flickr user photineImage by 20090503-greek.jpg Traditional dance is just one of the many activities in this three-day festival. Update May 8: Bumped up to the front page. The festival starts now! -- Also The Charleston City Paper has a...
5:24 pm on Tuesday April 14, 2009

Advocates still search for bike route to North Charleston

Image by 20090414-road.jpg It's not the Neck, but it shows you how much of the region is ill-suited for biking. The Post and Courier's Robert Behre writes about how despite all the increased interest in biking there's still no viable way to bike...
1:37 pm on Monday September 8, 2008

Road construction to begin soon at Magnolia Development

[gmap markers=blue::32.824138974827356,-79.95733737945557 |zoom=12 |center=32.81238152593333,-79.96158599853516 |width=220px |height=200px |control=Small |type=Map] Thousands of homes and square feet of commercial and office space will get their...
6:07 am on Friday July 25, 2008

Is the Neck back in business?

Area businesses are touting the Charleston Neck area as having returned from the dead. Many are moving to the area, looking for new clients and more space. And 'Army Wives' is even shooting there. They all say traffic has grown noticeably in the...
6:32 am on Saturday May 24, 2008

Fight over Magnolia development settled

[gmap zoom=14 |center=32.82558149941853,-79.95858192443848 |width=470px |height=250px |control=Small |type=Map] A Charleston city councilman, the Rev. Jimmy Gallant, plans to rescind a motion he made in February that blocked the council from any...
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