The I-526 Shell Game

Is I-526 the school prayer of Charleston’s mayoral race? In other words, is it the meaningless distraction from the real issues facing our city? Here’s a quick primer for anyone unfamiliar with the issue: the interstate “loop” around Charleston is incomplete: it runs from a point on the coastal road, U. S. 17, north of […]

Stavrinakis Screws West Ashley

If Leon Stavrinakis becomes mayor, he vows he “will fight” the Ashley River hike-and-bike lane “to make sure it never happens.” Once again, West Ashley gets shafted. Once again, the interests of a tiny minority ruin things for everyone else. How do folks from West Ashley commute to downtown? By Savannah Highway and Highway 61. […]