Who Runs Columbia?

1974 Article in The Columbia Record on Columbia’s leadership. View Larger

USC Baseball Stadium

2007 – USC Baseball Stadium, Excavation of Founders Park, Columbia, SC Read More Details

Conway Bypass

1998-2001, Conway Bypass Highway 22, Horry County, SC Read More Details

Memorial Dedication Boat Ramp

On April 2, 1985, the Congaree Boat Ramp was dedicated to Barnie A. Jordan, Jr. Columbia’s anglers celebrated the opening after many years of waiting for it to be completed. The boat ramp gives people access to the Congaree River in minutes from their Columbia homes. Before the ramp opened, local anglers had to drive […]

Barnie Jordan, Jr. Memorial Highway

Twenty miles of Sumter Highway, U.S. 76-378, between Columbia and the Wateree River, was named the Barnie A. Jordan, Jr. Memorial Highway. Barnie Jordan was born in 1909 in Edgefield County and was a long-time resident of Richland County. During his 35 years as a general contractor, he built more the 1000 miles of roads, […]

SC DOT 1-95

1960s-70s – Construction of over 70 miles of SC I-95 through Ridgeland, Yemasee, Walterboro, Pocataligo Swamp, Latta, & Dillon

Black Mountain Dam

February 1950 – Constructed the Black Mountain Dam outside of Asheville, NC

Clarks Hill Lake Dam

Cherokee, Inc. constructed the Clarks Hill Lake dam in 1948. It is located on the border of Georgia and South Carolina in the Savannah River Basin.