The South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) has scheduled a public hearing in Berkeley County on Tuesday, March 4, concerning the proposed widening of Clements Ferry Road, beginning at I-526 and ending at S-8-119 (Jack Primus Road).
The meeting will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the Daniel Island School multi-purpose room, 2365 Daniel Island Drive, on Daniel Island. The meeting will have a drop-in format, with displays for viewing. A formal presentation will be given at 6 p.m. Citizens will have the opportunity to make formal, verbal comments immediately following. Parking will be available in the northern lot beside the school on Barfield Street which is adjacent to the Berkeley County Library.
The purpose of the hearing is provide information and solicit feedback from area residents concerning the proposed widening of Clements Ferry Road, beginning at I-526 and ending at S-8-119 (Jack Primus Road). Another purpose of the meeting will be to gather information from the public or any interested organization, on historic or cultural resources in the area. Engineering, Right-of-way and Environmental personnel from SCDOT and Berkeley County will be available to answer questions.
This major road improvement project is being funded through the Berkeley County One Percent Sales and Use Tax funds.
For more information, the public may contact Frank Carson, Berkeley County Engineer at (843) 719-3800 ext. 4179 or Tucker Creed, SCDOT Program Manager at (803) 737-1087 in Columbia. Persons with disabilities who may require special accommodations should contact Lis Bleasdale at (803) 737-1345.