Walking into Brockington & Associates: Cultural Resources Consulting, I was immediately struck by the amount of long-lost historic remains lining the shelves. Remnants of a marmalade jar, fragments of turn-of-the-century pottery and vintage tobacco pipes were also found in this epicenter of nostalgia. Blueprints of upcoming projects were pinned on walls, spiraled binders … [Read more...]
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A Chat with Mayor Linda Page about the New Mount Pleasant Town Hall
On Monday, July 24, Publisher Bill Macchio speaks to Mayor Linda Page on our “Mondays with Mount Pleasant” segment on Lowcountry Live about the new Mount Pleasant Town Hall.
Almost every Wednesday for more than two years, Brooks Blumenthal arrived at the building site of Mount Pleasant’s new Town Hall, making sure his own employees and a collection of hand-picked subcontractors were combining their considerable talent and experience to create a state-of- the-art home for the town’s residents and employees. And though Blumenthal, the project … [Read more...]
Mount Pleasant had almost everything: wonderful schools, great shopping, fantastic restaurants. But the town had been lacking in one area – a multifunctional, state-ofthe- art Town Hall. The buildings that comprised Mount Pleasant’s Town Hall for the past few decades have been adequate, but, as the sleepy little village grew and expanded into the town it is today, the need … [Read more...]
Playing an important role in a major construction project would certainly engender a significant sense of accomplishment and undoubtedly serve as an impressive resume builder for just about anyone who earns a living in the world of government service. But for Lauren Sims, her contribution to the completion of Mount Pleasant’s new Town Hall meant much more than just a job … [Read more...]
As more people embrace energy efficient technology, “going green” is no longer considered just being hip or part of a niche market. It’s a green revolution gaining momentum as the benefits begin to outweigh the upfront costs. And it’s not just consumers who want to be good stewards of the environment – it’s businesses and municipalities as well. The town of Mount Pleasant is no … [Read more...]