The Daily Eastern News

City Council approves no-parking zones, Halloween hours

Blake Warman, Staff Reporter

October 7, 2014

Charleston City Council met Tuesday and unanimously voted to set up specific no-parking zones. These no-parking zones will run from Eden Drive to 323 North on West Reynolds, and Eden Drive to 277 North on East Reynolds. The other parking zone will run from South Taylor from Ninth Street to 10th Street. The...

City council proclaim fire prevention week

Blake Warman, Staff Reporter

September 15, 2014

Charleston City Council plans to proclaim Fire Prevention Week from Oct. 5 until Oct. 11. The council will meet to review the proclamation at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the council chambers at City Hall. The local Charleston Fire Department and Emergency Services host Fire Prevention Week every year. This...

City Council to vote on purchase of police squad car

Blake Warman, Staff Reporter

June 30, 2014

The Charleston City Council will discuss the purchase of a new squad car for the city's police department, the resurfacing of Reynolds Drive and the purchase of general street maintenance materials. Pilson Auto Center, a local vendor, plans to provide a squad car with an amount equal to or lower than...

City council to consider 5K run, road closures

Blake Warman, Staff Reporter

June 10, 2014

The Charleston city council will evaluate the possibility of a 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run-Walk which will take place near and around Eastern’s campus during its meeting on Tuesday. The Piersen Strong 5K and 1- Mile Fun Run-Walk is a charitable event for the purpose of raising funds to offset future medical...

City Council approves $67,000 revetment construction

Blake Warman, Staff Reporter

June 10, 2014

The Charleston city council accepted a bid of about $67,000 for construction of the revetment at the Charleston Side Channel Reservoir. The revetment will implement structures placed on banks in a way that will absorb the force of incoming water. Public Works Director Curt Buescher believes that...

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