Tribute being held today at Coliseum for North Charleston's 40th anniversary | News
NORTH CHARLESTON (WCSC) - North Charleston turns 40 today, and as part of its celebration, a city landmark will be named after two of the city's mayors.
A celebration will be held today at 5:30 p.m. in the Montague Terrace at the North Charleston Coliseum for North Charleston's 40th anniversary. Doors will open at 5 p.m.
As part of the celebration, the City Center Complex, which includes the North Charleston Coliseum, Performing Arts Center and Convention Center, will be dedicated to founding Mayor John Bourne and current Mayor Keith Summey.
The terrace will be decorated in a 70's theme for a flashback to when North Charleston was established.
The program will include words from all three of the city's mayors, past and present, including written reflections from former mayor Bobby Kinard, who died back in June of 2010.
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