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5:15 am on Wednesday February 26, 2014

City council approves bike-pedestrian path for Ashley River bridge

In a 7-5 vote, Charleston City Council OK'd the much debated bike and pedestrian path on the Legare Bridge over the Ashley River.
8:17 am on Tuesday April 30, 2013

New flashing yellow traffic lights coming to S.C. roads

Drivers looking to make left hand turns in South Carolina will start to see not only red, yellow, and green turn lights, but flashing yellow as well. The pulsating yellow will aim to caution motorists that they should yield to pedestrians and...
4:54 am on Thursday November 1, 2012

The fight for bicycle, pedestrian traffic on the James Island Connector continues

Image by Flickr user nofrills (Updates at the bottom.) In a few short weeks, city police will enforce a new ban that will prohibit both pedestrians and bicycles on the James Island Connector. The ban was drawn up by the South Carolina Department of...
8:27 am on Tuesday September 28, 2010

King Street going pedestrian and bike only on second Sunday each month (updated)

Image by Kristin Walker/Do the Charleston It seems the success of the "Do the Charleston" festival has persuaded city officials to make the pedestrian parades a regular thing.  The story is just out, but King Street will be closed on the second...
3:56 am on Sunday September 26, 2010

Two former Wando High kids wraped up in tragic accidents this week (update: fatal)

Image by Flickr user alancleaver_2000 Update September 26: ABC News 4 is reporting that Deaton's injuries have proved fatal. First reporting September 25: Two friends and former Wando High School students that shared a past connection in high...