News List

Apr 08, 2021

April 2021 Newsletter

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Apr 06, 2021

Hopeful Horizons Adds New Center in the Lowcountry

A Beaufort County-based nonprofit, Hopeful Horizons, recently opened a satellite office in Walterboro to help more women and children.  Read More
Mar 02, 2021

Agriculture Technology Campus

Agriculture Technology Campus, a joint venture project between Mastronardi, Clear Water Farms, LiDestri Food and Drink and GEM Opportunity Zone Fund, disclosed plans to create a cutting-edge 1,000-acre agriculture technology campus in Hampton County. The $314 million investment is expected to create more than 1,500 new jobs over the next five years. The Agriculture Technology Campus will include greenhouses for locally grown, pesticide-free tomatoes, leafy greens, blueberries and other produce; a 150,000-square-foot distribution center; and a co-packing facility. The campus is expected to be operational in 2022 with full operation expected by 2025. Individuals interested in joining the Agriculture Technology Campus or LiDestri Food and Drink team should visit https://www.agtechcampus.com/.
 
The announcement marks one of the largest agriculture investments in South Carolina history. For the full story, visit the Southern Carolina Alliance News Center.
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Feb 23, 2021

Jasper Ocean Terminal is Underway

A proposed agreement could make Jasper Ocean Terminal a reality much sooner. Read More
Feb 23, 2021

SCDOT Beings Construction on US 17

SCDOT begins construction on widening project on Highway 17 connecting South Carolina to Savannah, GA.  Read More
Feb 02, 2021

The People and The Economy 2020

 The People and The Economy 2020 is HERE
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Feb 01, 2021

January 2021 Newsletter

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Dec 08, 2020

December 2020 Newsletter

It is the most wonderful time of the year at LCOG! 

In the December 2020 edition of our newsletter, you will meet our newest team member, learn more about the innovative program from the Department of Defense, and discover a resource for seniors who need legal assistance. We have also featured some important reminders about COVID-19, Medicare Open Enrollment, and the Lowcountry Natural Hazard Mitigation Survey.
 
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Nov 09, 2020

November 2020 Newsletter

NOVEMBER usually makes us think of the holidays, which are the perfect opportunities to spend time with our loved ones. 

In this edition of our newsletter, we will tell you all about the success of the Rapid Interview & Hire Job Fair and the 2020 Lowcountry Natural Disaster Study survey. Also, you can find out if you may visit a resident at a long-term care facility, if you still have time to edit your Medicare plan, or the latest COVID-19 numbers in the Lowcountry.
 
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Mar 20, 2020

Office Closed to the Public

Lowcountry Council of Governments OFFICE is CLOSED to the Public
Effective Immediately until further notice.
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