Ashley River bridges topic page

11:17 pm on Friday December 16, 2011

Crossing for bikes, runners from West Ashley to downtown Charleston (Update: Approved)

Image by Charleston County The originally proposed route, show in green.Update December 17: A project once thought unlikely to win approval from the bridge's owner, the SCDOT, has been approved. However, the City of Charleston has yet to estimate a...
4:54 am on Thursday September 8, 2011

Photo of the Day: Boats and bridges of the Ashley River

Image by Joseph Nienstedt Boats at a marina on the Ashley River are seen in the foreground of the two Ashley River bridges, the Ashley River Memorial Bridge built in 1926. Presently there is discussion to take one lane of traffic from the eastbound...
1:45 pm on Monday February 21, 2011

Bike lanes, bridge crossings: Improving bike access in downtown Charleston

Image by TheDigitelFollowing up on the recent news of the first bike lanes in downtown Charleston, and their video of a bike crossing on the Ashley RIver bridge, the Charleston City Paper has penned a piece unifying the two topics.  All-in-all...
1:24 pm on Sunday February 6, 2011

Supporters preparing to rally for bike-pedestrian crossing over Ashley River

Image by Flickr user sabine01 The westbound bridge crossing the Ashley River is three lanes and supporters sometimes argue that having a four lane bridge in the other direction is a necessity.Remember the news that a proposed $4.4 million bike-...