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Business Rock Hill: 09/30/15 Alternative Transportation

Knowledge Park Leadership Group chairman Andy Shene outlines the need to consider some mass transit alternatives in the long term as the Knowledge Park development project takes hold.

A ‘testament to persistence,’ Hagins-Fewell sparks new image

Nearly two decades after one of Rock Hill’s oldest industrial mills was fatally condemned by a fire, the mill site and neighboring residential properties have been cleaned up and are ripe for development. Under federal grants established for the cleanup of brownfield — property known for having environmental contaminants in the soil — the city […]

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Rock Hill approves $4.1 million roundabout for Constitution Blvd.

A $4.1 million roundabout — linking Constitution Blvd., West White Street and Columbia Avenue — was approved by Rock Hill city council Monday night by a unanimous vote.

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Sneak peek: Inside the new Family Trust headquarters

About 60 people will work in the new $8 million facility at 225 W. Main Street.

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139 Main developer to build second downtown Rock Hill complex

Rock Hill’s downtown core could soon find itself with not one — but two — new apartment buildings along East Main Street. That is, if a group of local developers clear the hurdles of the city’s planning department and city council by the end of the year. Rock Hill businessman Skip Tuttle and developer Lat […]

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Teller building, drive-thru removed at new South State Bank site

The bank announced its plans to relocate the existing location on Albright Road to East Main Street in June.

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Winthrop study: Ample ‘knowledge’ workers live right in York County

A study released this week by Winthrop University’s Social and Behavioral Research Lab shows there is a healthy supply of ‘knowledge economy’ workers living in York County that commute daily to Charlotte and would not mind relocating jobs to Rock Hill. Scott Huffmon, director of Winthrop’s political science research lab, study focused on the skills […]

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