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...and trucks would help erase a $2 billion annual backlog in secondary road building and maintenance. The state Highway Commission endorsed the fees. Passenger car owners would pay $30 more each year, and owners of heavy trucks would pay...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/20/met_435019.shtml
Metro
Up S.C. speed limit

...bill, Land could be endangering more lives than he's saving. Both the state Transportation Department and the Highway Commission believe higher, more realistic speed limits would actually improve road safety. Land's stiffer seat belt plan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/11/op_249900.shtml
Opinion columns
Board still has vacant chair

...representation on the state Department of Transportation's Highway Commission for at least a little while longer. "People want...district's counties have to rotate representation on the Highway Commission. So Richland County is out this time because Mr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/02/01/met_114814.shtml
Metro
Bill curbing seizures of land gets approval

...to compensation for the property. Numerous public and quasi-public agencies (such as airport authorities and highway commissions) are authorized to use eminent domain. Source: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/11/met_447008.shtml
Metro
Across South Carolina

...of secondary roads is in crisis, but a proposal to help repair the roads has drawn heavy criticism. The state Highway Commission endorsed a $15 per-axle fee on cars and trucks last month. Passenger car owners would pay $30 more each year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/07/met_436523.shtml
Metro
Department calls for higher truck, car fees

...and trucks would help erase a $2 billion annual backlog in secondary road building and maintenance. The state Highway Commission endorsed the fees Thursday. Passenger car owners would pay $30 more each year, and heavy trucks would pay $90...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/20/met_435020.shtml
Metro
Barnwell residents remember politicians

...he moved to Barnwell as pastor of First Baptist Church. Mr. Blatt would later appoint him to the South Carolina Highway Commission. "They had a love for their home," said the Rev. Belcher, who helped organize the ceremony. The founders...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/19/met_397696.shtml
Metro
Congress keeps highway money coming to Georgia, S.C.

...the battle over the funding formula next year, said H.B. "Buck" Limehouse, chairman of the South Carolina Highway Commission. "We were successful in that we stopped them from reauthorizing the current formula or something close to it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/14/met_217482.shtml
Metro
Beasley unveils S.C. legislative agenda

...perks - namely new roads - to legislators who side with the governor. The General Assembly now appoints the state highway commission. The Transportation Department also has pinpointed the need for $1.9 billion in highway improvements this year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/01/13/met_202498.shtml
Metro
Robert Morrall Bell (AIKEN, S.C.)

...and from 2004-2007 had his own privated practice in Graniteville, S. C. He had been a member of the S. C. Highway Commission, which honored him by naming a portion of Road 118 'Robert M. Bell Parkway'; the S. C. Democratic State Executive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/22/obi_545378.shtml
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