S.C. Department of Transportation topic page

11:36 am on Monday December 10, 2012

South Carolina infrastructure faces looming $30 billion funding gap

Image by Flickr user "Tattooed JJ"We've written before about how an insufficient gas tax prevents the S.C. DOT's budget, now Transportation Secretary Robert St. Onge is warning of the deficit.  Specifically Onge is forecasting a $30 billion...
11:28 am on Tuesday November 20, 2012

Sinkholes in Georgetown not a surprise (Update: one year later)

Flicker user Washington State D.O.T. WSDOT Crews repair a sinkhole similar to the ones in Georgetown. Update November 21, 2012: A year has gone by and not much more is known about the sinkholes in Georgetown. The UPS store has reopened down the...
8:04 am on Tuesday July 24, 2012

Highway 31 construction on hold (update: maybe some day)

C.A. Muller Update 7/24/2012: Remember when we reported last year that the 31 South construction would resume in the summer? Um, yeah. Summer is here and the grass grows taller on the stretch of groomed land at Highway 544 and 31. WMBF asks, "What...
3:50 am on Sunday August 21, 2011

Following federal cash infusion, S.C. highway agency ensnarled in criticism

Flickr user Slightlynorth Remember how the S.C. Department of Transportation turned to the federal government for a $52 million cash advance to cover funding shortfalls? The natural question that comes to mind has to do with why South Carolina...
2:45 am on Friday August 19, 2011

Following federal cash infusion, S.C. highway agency ensnarled in criticism

Flickr user Slightlynorth Remember how the S.C. Department of Transportation turned to the federal government for a $52 million cash advance to cover funding shortfalls? The natural question that comes to mind has to do with why South Carolina...
2:45 am on Friday August 19, 2011

Following federal cash infusion, S.C. highway agency ensnarled in criticism

Image by Flickr user Slightlynorth Remember how the S.C. Department of Transportation turned to the federal government for a $52 million cash advance to cover funding shortfalls? The natural question that comes to mind has to do with why South...
9:07 am on Thursday August 18, 2011

S.C. turns to federal dollars to keep highway agency afloat

Update August 18: The Post and Courier reports that the S.C. Department of Transportation has received a $52 million cash advance. That's money that would have normally been received in even installments throughout the next 12 months — hopefully...
3:39 am on Thursday August 18, 2011

S.C. turns to federal dollars to keep highway agency afloat (update: bills paid)

TheDigitel Update August 26: According to Seanna Adcox of the Associated Press the South Carolina Department of Transportation has caught up on all overdue bills to contractors.  Update August 17: The Post and Courier reports that the S.C....
7:11 am on Wednesday August 17, 2011

S.C. turns to federal dollars to keep highway agency afloat

Image by TheDigitelUpdate August 17: The Post and Courier reports that the S.C. Department of Transportation has received a $52 million cash advance. That's money that would have normally been received in even installments throughout the next 12...
8:10 am on Thursday July 28, 2011

Bike safety committee pushes for more bike lanes

Image by Flickr user nicomachusCharleston's Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee was formed to advise Charleston City Council regarding bike safety issues--their first order of business? Pushing for more bike lanes. At this point, the city is...

Pages

Advertisement