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9:53 am on Tuesday July 8, 2014

Myrtle Beach committee works to make roads safer for bicyclists, pedestrians

Making our roads more bike and pedestrian friendly is a two-way street. It won't just impact those of you who ride your bike or walk; new proposed changes for the City of Myrtle Beach could impact everyone. Nearly five percent of people are walking...
1:09 am on Wednesday June 20, 2012

Pedestrian and bike lane around Hampton Park gets approval

Image by Google The inner lane around Hampton Park has been used for years as an unofficial cycling and pedestrian path.After three meetings and still-polarized positions, the Charleston City Council voted 8-4 to approve the Hampton Park bike and...
12:42 am on Monday June 18, 2012

A petition for a bike lane around Hampton Park

Image by Flickr user Imagined RealityCity of Charleston officials have been flirting with the idea of converting one of the two one-way traffic lanes around Hampton Park into a designated biking and walking lane. However, the idea was passed on...
6:14 am on Thursday May 24, 2012

City Council discusses designated bike lane around Hampton Park (Updated: Tabled, for now)

Image by Flickr user Imagined Reality Updates are at the bottom: First reporting: City officials are flirting with the idea of converting the inner lane of the loop around Hampton Park into a designated biking and walking lane. According to the...
7:06 am on Tuesday April 10, 2012

Carolina Forest wants bike path, money may be issue

Flickr user bsterling Carolina Forest Boulevard is dangerous enough as is, but add people bicycling along with distracted drivers and there could be big problems.  Lacking sidewalks for pedestrians and bike riders, there leaves only one option for...
2:02 am on Tuesday September 27, 2011

Plan calls for new bike lanes along St. Andrews Boulevard (update: starting)

Image by Flickr user Imagined Reality Update September 27: A quick update to point out ABC News 4's video from the groundbreaking that has public comments and more context; you can watch it over here. Update September 26: A year on work is set to...
5:19 am on Sunday June 19, 2011

A path for bikes, pedestrians from North Charleston to West Ashley sees renewed life

Image by Flickr user Tulane Public Relations While hopes of a West Ashley to peninsular Charleston bike path struggle to get off the drawing board, there's hope that another bridge crossing could soon happen: West Ashley to North Charleston. That...
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-...
5:24 pm on Tuesday April 14, 2009

Advocates still search for bike route to North Charleston

Image by 20090414-road.jpg It's not the Neck, but it shows you how much of the region is ill-suited for biking. The Post and Courier's Robert Behre writes about how despite all the increased interest in biking there's still no viable way to bike...
5:39 pm on Thursday August 28, 2008

Suspect named in Folly Road hit-and-run

Lance Cleveland Taylor, 47, has been named as the suspect in the 2 a.m. hit-and-run of George Heath Jr. on Folly Beach August 9. Heath was hit while walking with his girlfriend in Folly Road bike lane. Read more over at The Post and Courier.