The Trump administration has made a case for preparatory work for offshore drilling to continue despite the practice being challenged in court. This includes using seismic air guns, which Rep. Joe Cunningham demonstrated in session. Source: NYT / Charleston City Paper

The City of Charleston is closing Coming St. between Bull and Wentworth St. on Tues. and Weds. while they repair a drain line. Source: P&C

On Mon., College of Charleston’s Joe E. Berry residence hall had an electrical fire caused by an electrical short from a clothes dryer. Crews remained on site to clean up water damage. Source: Live 5 News

Charleston tide watch 2k19: king tides are predicted for this week and will be conveniently coinciding with the morning rush hour through Thursday. Lucky for us, there’s no rain predicted in the next few days. Source: P&C

Two abandoned fuel tanks with about 5,000 gallons of gas could leak at anytime says the Daufuskie Island, S.C., Council,  and could threaten the Cooper River. Source: AP

600 documents later, Governor McMaster has declared S.C. free of any “sanctuary cities,” despite there being no evidence to the contrary. Source: P&C