The third reading of an ordinance authorizing the execution of an agreement and contract by and between Dillon County and Marlboro Development Team, Inc. providing for construction of an industrial building passed in a 4-2 vote just moments ago (Wednesday evening) at the regular meeting of the Dillon County Council, but only after a public hearing and a spirited discussion by council. (with photos and video)
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Gunter Kale Makes Spec Building Proposal
Robert Adams, representing Gunter Kale, LLC, appeared before the Dillon County Council on Wednesday to make a proposal about the spec building.
A Case Of Simple Math
It’s a case of simple math. The Gunter Kale deal just doesn’t add up.
Marlboro Electric is offering the better deal, and Dillon County Council should vote to move forward with the Marlboro Electric deal on Wednesday.
Marlboro Electric Coop Offering ‘A Vision’ To Dillon County Citizens
“A vision”—that’s what Marlboro Electric Coop is offering Dillon County as the Dillon County Council moves to the third reading of an ordinance authorizing the execution of an agreement and contract by and between Dillon County and Marlboro Development Team, Inc. providing for the construction of an industrial building.
Congressman’s Economic Development Rep Leads Session With Public-Private Partnership
Rodney Berry, the Seventh District Economic Development Representative for Congressman Tom Rice, led a session with Dillon County Public-Private Partnership board members and guests to help the group develop some branding for the county.
Dillon County Chosen For Site Readiness Program
Duke Energy Progress has chosen 170 acres of undeveloped land located between the city of Dillon and Little Rock in South Carolina to participate in the utility’s 2013 Site Readiness Program.
MEC Offers Dillon County A Bigger Economic Reality
Marlboro Electric has offered Dillon County an exclusive opportunity to make the big picture for economic development a reality.
Dillon County will have its own independent Industrial Park which begins with a Class A Industrial Spec Building, with anticipation of more to come in the future.
Dillon County Designated As Work Ready Community In Progress
The South Carolina Workforce Investment Board (SWIB) approved the applications of 12 counties to be designated as South Carolina Work Ready Community In Progress. All 46 South Carolina counties are now designated Work Ready Community In Progress.
CareSouth Carolina Selected As Exemplary Model Of Workforce Innovation
Following a rigorous nationwide review process, CareSouth Carolina has been selected as an exemplary model of workforce innovation for a new project: The Primary Care Team: Learning from Effective Ambulatory Practices (The LEAP Project).
County Hears Spec Building Proposal
At a workshop meeting on Wednesday, the Dillon County Council received information on a proposal from Marlboro Electric Cooperative about a proposed spec building.