The South Carolina Department of Transportation Department's
holiday lane closure restrictions will be in effect for Labor Day Weekend from
6 a.m. Friday, Sept. 2, until 6 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 6.
Lane closures, road closures, shoulder closures, pacing
operations or any operations that may impact the efficient flow of traffic or
hinder normal traffic operations are prohibited unless warranted by emergency
circumstances. SCDOT recommends using the 511 Traveler System: www.511sc.org for road condition updates.
South Carolina Secretary of Transportation Christy Hall
reminds motorists to observe speed limits, buckle up, pay attention and to not
drive while impaired.
"We remind motorists to focus on safety during this
Labor Day Weekend," Hall said. "For many South Carolinians, it will
be a time of relaxation, family gatherings, traveling to sporting events or
possibly an end of season vacation. We want everyone to reach their destination