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6:40 am on Wednesday December 24, 2008

Proposed Johns Island road lands on stimulus list, fit ensues

Opponents of a new highway for Johns Island are less than pleased that the would-be project made its way onto Charleston Mayor Joe Riley's list of projects that could be jump-started with federal stimulus money. The Post and Courier writes: In...
12:15 pm on Friday October 10, 2008

Request to better accommodate CSX rail plan looks unlikely

Rail-operator CSX has requested that plans for the $182 million new port access road in North Charleston be reassessed so CSX can more easily build a railroad center, likely taking many cargo trucks off the road. But the requested changes seem...
8:13 am on Monday July 14, 2008

Traffic plan a danger to our health?

A group of residents near the planned road widening of Glenn McConnell Parkway have said they'd really like to see a noise barrier included in the plan. As absurd as it sounds, not including one could put more at risk from coronary heart disease and...
4:24 pm on Monday July 7, 2008

Meeting on Glenn McConnell and I-526 interchange

A $9 million plan would target the I-526 / Glenn McConnell Parkway Interchange by widening lanes, extending on-ramps, and better accommodate pedestrians and bikes. A public meeting will give attendees a change to make comments, ask questions and...