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Angie Newsome/Carolina Public Press
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July 23, 2015, No comments

At a July 20 meeting, a majority of the board indicated it supports the plan, which would transfer management of the county’s system to a South Carolina water district for 75 years, while resisting proposals to seek outside review of the proposal.

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Polk County weighs 75-year transfer of its water system to a South Carolina district

July 16, 2015, No comments

The proposed transfer, to upstate South Carolina's Inman-Campobello Water District, is picking up speed and a flood of complaints at the same time. At ...

Dan Holder, center, checks a proposed power line path at an informational meeting held by Duke Energy on the company's plans to construct a 45-mile high-voltage power line through Henderson and Polk Counties.  Photo by Matt Rose

Duke Energy unveils maps, plans for new transmission lines

July 15, 2015, 1 Comment

On Tuesday, nearly 500 people attended an informational meeting held by Duke Energy, which revealed maps and further details about its modernization p ...

Document of the Day

Dig into the ‘Document of the Day’ public records archive

June 2, 2015, No comments

In early 2015, Carolina Public Press began publishing a "Document of the Day" to share key public records. The entries are selected because of their p ...