Fort Mill http://wfae.org en Tega Cay Considers Purchasing Private S.C. Utility http://wfae.org/post/tega-cay-considers-purchasing-private-sc-utility <p>The Tega Cay city council will meet Monday night to discuss whether to purchase a private sewage-treatment company and bring it under the city's control.</p><p>Last week, South Carolina’s Department of Health and Environmental Control fined the Tega Cay Water Service <a href="http://wfae.org/post/sc-fines-tega-cay-water-services-136k-sewage-spills" target="_blank">$136,000 for repeated sewage leaks</a>.</p><p></p><p> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 22:08:02 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 44760 at http://wfae.org Tega Cay Considers Purchasing Private S.C. Utility S.C. Fines Tega Cay Water Services $136K For Sewage Spills http://wfae.org/post/sc-fines-tega-cay-water-services-136k-sewage-spills <p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">UPDATE:&nbsp;</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The city manager of&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Tega</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Cay says the city received an offer from the&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Tega</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Cay Water Service to acquire its assets for $7.86 million, according to a letter obtained by the&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.fortmilltimes.com/2014/02/06/3268842/utilitys-opening-bid-to-tega-cay.html" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank"><em>Fort Mill Times</em></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. On Thursday, the city said it will propose a counter offer in the upcoming weeks.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">South Carolina’s Department of Health and Environmental Control has fined a sewage-treatment company $136,000 for repeated sewage leaks, many of them, into Lake Wylie.</span></p><p></p><p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 22:54:34 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 44438 at http://wfae.org S.C. Fines Tega Cay Water Services $136K For Sewage Spills SC Suspends License Of Fort Mill Midwife Center http://wfae.org/post/sc-suspends-license-fort-mill-midwife-center <p>A Fort Mill birth center in which midwives deliver babies remains closed one week after South Carolina’s health department suspended its license.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The health department won’t comment on its investigation, but a statement from </span><a href="http://carolinasbirthcenter.com" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Carolina Community Maternity Center</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> says the suspension occurred after a mother had to be rushed to a hospital and the birth resulted in, quote “a bad outcome.”</span></p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 05:35:58 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 35032 at http://wfae.org SC Suspends License Of Fort Mill Midwife Center