The below information was sent to the Daniel Island POA by the Berkeley County Government.
MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Friday, August 4, 2023) – Multiple roadway resurfacing and dirt-to-pave projects are scheduled to begin across Berkeley County this month. Starting Monday, August 7, 2023, a total of 17 roads will be resurfaced through funding from the County Transportation Committee (CTC). The CTC is a nine-member committee appointed by the Berkeley County Legislative Delegation. The committee approves the use of state gas tax funds for local transportation projects.
The County has contracted with Sanders Brothers Construction on this next set of CTC projects, and Sanders will notify all residents who will be impacted by the work. See the planned list of projects below with specific subdivision locations and corresponding dates for work to be completed. These CTC projects are anticipated to be complete by the end of August/early September. All work is weather-dependent.
Week of 8/7/23 – 8/11/23:
- Day 1: Train Drive and Carriage Lane (Tramway)
- Day 2: Harold Drive and Pine Court (Royal Acres)
- Day 3: Macgregor Drive, McDaid Court, and Donegal Lane (Tabby Creek)
- Day 4: Kentucky Drive and Pembrook Street (College Park)
- Day 5: University Drive (College Park)
Week of 8/14/23 – 8/18/23:
- Day 1-5: Willowbrook Neighborhood
Week of 8/20/23 – 8/25/23 (Overnight):
- Day 1: Castleway Lane and Stowmarket Drive (Stratford Forest)
- Day 2: Corporate Parkway (Crowfield)
- Day 3: Corporate Parkway (Crowfield)
- Day 4: Heron Lane and Moorhen Road (Woodland Lakes)
- Day 5: Steeple Chase Drive (Hunter Woods)
Week of 9/5/23 – 9/7/23 (Overnight): (delayed due to weather, was originally scheduled for 8/27-9/1)
- Island Park Drive
- Daniel Island Drive will not be repaved at this time.
Berkeley County has contracted with Banks Construction to begin work early this month on the County’s next set of dirt-to-pave projects, which are funded by the County’s One Cent Sales Tax Program. Work is set for the following roads:
- Ranch Drive (Moncks Corner)
- Heyward Lane (Moncks Corner)
- Felix Lane (Summerville)
- Sanders McNeil Road (Cordesville)
- Old Parker Road & Jasper Lane (Sandridge)
- Collins Hill Lane (Cainhoy)
- Marvel Oak Circle (Ladson)
The County’s Dirt-to-Pave Program paves dirt/gravel roads, often in rural communities. The County established the Dirt-to-Pave Program in the 2008 One-Cent Sales Tax referendum with 28 dirt/gravel roads identified, totaling about 21.5 miles. The 2014 One-Cent Sales Tax Program, which County voters passed through a referendum that same year, identified 59 dirt/gravel roads, totaling about 12.6 miles. To date, the County has completed 65 Dirt-to-Pave projects from both the 2014 and 2008 referendums.
“Keeping our local infrastructure in quality condition is a primary goal of our administration and County Council. It’s also a chief concern for our residents. That’s why we work hard to keep our CTC and One Cent Sales Tax projects, which include our Dirt-to-Pave projects, moving forward in a timely manner. We will continue to work diligently with our County Transportation Committee and County staff to bring these projects to completion.” -Johnny Cribb, Berkeley County Supervisor
Please note that dates are subject to change due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances.