The Program Development Team
In 2014 Richland County Council selected The Program Development Team, which consists of three companies:
1) M.B. Kahn Construction Co., Inc. has grown to national recognition as one of the nation's leading contractors, design/builders and construction management firms since the company's founding in 1927. M.B. Kahn will serve as the primary resource for the additional financial strength of the Richland County Penny Program and assist in the areas listed below:
- Program Development
- Quality Assurance Review
2) HDR|ICA is the country's leading provide of performance-based highway asset maintenance management services. HDR|ICA offers improved transportation infrastructure by integrating the principles of effective business management, technology and engineering. HDR|ICA will be tasked overseeing program delivery for the Richland County Penny Program, which includes managing roadway projects and SCDOT coordination.
3) Brownstone is full service construction and consulting firm specializing in Program/Construction Management, Architectural Design services. The firm is emerging into one of the top MBE firms of its kind in the Southeastern region. Brownstone will manage and oversee design and construction for bikeway, sidewalk, greenways and pedestrian improvements included in the Richland County Penny Program. During the construction phae of the programm the firm will also lead the procurement process while utilizinig small,local firms that have been certified through Richland County's SLBE office.