Techtronic Industries (TTI), a global leader in the design, manufacturing and marketing of quality consumer, professional and industrial products, today announced plans to expand its operations in Anderson County. The $100 million investment will create 525 new jobs over the next several years.

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SCDOT seeks to provide operational and safety benefits at the intersection of US 76 (Clemson Highway) and S-60 (Welpine Road) as well as provide better access to I-85.   COMMENTS MUST BE SUBMITTED DIRECTLY TO SCDOT. *Please visit the project website, scdotgis.online/US76_Welpine, to view more information and to make comments on the project. 

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SCDEW today released the monthly employment situation report for September 2020.  Here are the reported numbers for Anderson County: VS LAST MONTH   LF EMP UNEMP RATE Sep-20 93,948 90,088 3,860 4.1% Aug-20 94,650 89,018 5,632 6.0% CHANGE (702) 1,070 (1,772)   The unemployment rate showed an encouraging decline from 6.0% in August to 4.1%…

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  COLUMBIA, S.C. – Gov. McMaster today announced that two new South Carolina CARES Act grant programs, the Minority and Small Business Relief Grant Program and the Nonprofit Relief Grant Program, will begin accepting applications on Monday, October 19, 2020. The programs will provide financial reimbursement to South Carolina’s small businesses and nonprofits for COVID-19…

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Anderson County was awarded a $50,000 grant that will support the installation of an ADA-accessible kayak launch and landing at Dolly Cooper Park, located on the Saluda River in Powdersville. The new kayak launch will provide a secondary river access point at the park and will be supported by a 1,200-foot long shared-use “River Walk” path.

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