News briefs

​The City of Lake City received the 2015 Silver Palmetto Award presented annually by the SC Commission on Disabilities and Special Needs to the city or town that made the most outstanding contribution to people with disabilities the previous year.

Brian Carter, administrator for the City of West Columbia, was recently selected as chairman of the SC Municipal Insurance Trust’s board of trustees to fill an unexpired term. Jake Broom, assistant administrator for the City of Goose Creek, was named vice chair. Scott Tanner, administrator for the City of Manning, was selected to join the board.

Julie Wilkie, assistant city manager for the City of Greenwood, was recently selected to join the SC Municipal Insurance and Risk Financing Fund’s board of trustees.