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Update June 8: Replacement of the main span of the Ben Sawyer Bridge has been delayed until late November or early December.
You can learn more about the project on the S.C. Department of Transportation's special Web site.
Work is scheduled to begin in about a month on the Ben Sawyer Bridge that connects Sullivan's Island to Mount Pleasant.
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In the near term there will be "occasional" one-lane closure during night hours, but you can expect a week-long closure during the final phase in the Fall.
The Post and Courier has the latest news about what's happening.
The Post and Courier reported in 2007 that the bridge is one of our worst in the area.