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3:21 am on Tuesday September 17, 2013

Charles Street getting refreshed traffic lights

This October new traffic light poles are slated to be installed along Charles Street at intersections with Boundary, Craven, and Bay streets. The changes reflect other work done along Carteret Street where the cable-stay lights were replaced with...
8:12 am on Tuesday October 23, 2012

New light near Coastal Grand Mall to help with intersection incidents

Photo by flickr member Horia Varlan Good news.  Crossing the intersection of Pine Island Drive and Oak Forest Lane (the mall entrance between Petsmart and Best Buy) will no longer feel like you're taking your life into your hands as a new traffic...
12:50 am on Thursday January 5, 2012

New traffic light system aims to unclog U.S. 17 in Mt. Pleasant

Image by Flickr user tasukiA $436,000 traffic light system is expected to be in place by this fall to alleviate traffic woes for U.S. 17 drivers in Mount Pleasant on the far side of I-526. A 30% improvement is being promised — but, beware, it's...
5:46 am on Thursday September 29, 2011

Dump truck causes major accident on 501 in Carolina Forest

S.C. Department of Transportation webcam Some locals say this highlights two problems with the area: the Carolina Forest Boulevard intersection at 501 and dump truck traffic. We've talked about the dump trucks before. In particular, Carolina Forest...
4:56 am on Saturday September 3, 2011

George Bishop and Clay Pond intersection getting traffic signal

Flickr user taѕuki Since the bridge that connects George Bishop to Harrelson Boulevard and Bypass 17, traffic has increased on the parkway. One resident felt that the intersection had become too dangerous and contacted the South Carolina Department...
10:44 am on Saturday May 7, 2011

Beaufort upgrading traffic light system at Carteret and Bay streets (update: camera control)

TheDigitel A file photo showing the old wire-hung lights at the intersection. Update May 7: With many months behind us, the upgrades to the intersection are nearly complete with the new lights about to go active — and an eye-in-the-sky curiosity:...
6:22 am on Thursday June 12, 2008

Study suggests traffic light for Bessemer Road/S.C. Highway 41

The Moultrie News reports that a preliminary report suggests a need for a traffic signal at Joe Rouse Road (Bessemer Road) and S.C. Highway 41. Raw counts show almost 300 left-turns during the a.m. peak hours and over 150 left-turns for the midday...
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