Congaree Riverkeeper Supports Lexington Penny for Progress

Earlier this year the Board of Directors of Congaree Riverkeeper voted to endorse the Lexington County Penny for Progress Program, a proposed 1% sales tax increase to fund numerous infrastructure projects across the county. The Penny will provide millions of dollars in funding for projects that will improve river access and recreation, improve water quality, and address stormwater issues.  Below are some of the key Penny projects that will affect our rivers.