NEWS RELEASE #1 - TOJI Moves to OPCON 4 

HURRICANE MATTHEW

Hurricane Matthew is currently at Category 4 with winds sustained at 140 mph and is moving west at 2 mph. Hurricane force wind extend 30 miles from the center and tropical storm force winds extend out 205 miles.

Following Charleston County's move to OPCON 4 earlier today, the Town of James Island is also moving to OPCON 4 as we are under heightened awareness.

The Town will continue to monitor the situation and send out regular updates as more information becomes available.

Other important information:

2016 Charleston County Hurricane guide: http://bit.ly/HurricaneGuide2016

High Wind and Bridge policy: http://www.charlestoncounty.org/…/bridgeprocedureshighwinds…

Definition of OPCON levels: http://www.charlestoncounty.org/…/emergency-manag…/opcon.php

Charleston County Citizen Alert System: Charleston County residents can register for the Charleston County Citizen Alert System, a free program that allows the public to receive voicemail, text message, and e-mail notifications about emergency situations.

Register online at:https://member.everbridge.net/index/453003085611698#/login

Posted by Ashley Sunday, October 2, 2016 3:42:00 PM

Traffic Alert: Daytime Lane Closures on Fort Johnson Road for the Harbor View Road Improvements Project 

News Release                            September 28, 2016

                                                                                                   Release Number: 4080

MEDIA CONTACT
Shawn Smetana, Public Information Officer
Phone: (843) 958-4007 / Fax: (843) 958-4004
Email: ssmetana@charlestoncounty.org

Project website: http://roads.charlestoncounty.org/projects/harborviewroad/

 

Traffic Alert: Daytime Lane Closures on Fort Johnson Road for the Harbor View Road Improvements Project
 

Charleston County Government announces crews will be working at the intersection of Fort Johnson Road at Harbor View Road starting Friday, September 30 through Wednesday, October 5 for the Harbor View Road Improvements project.  All work is weather permitting.

 

 

Daytime Lane Closures on Fort Johnson Road:

 

  • Daytime lane closures will occur on Fort Johnson Road at its intersection with Harbor View Road.

  • The work will occur between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. weekdays only starting Friday

  • Flagmen will be on site to control traffic.  
  • At no time will the entire roadway be blocked to traffic.
  • At least one lane will remain open to traffic under flagging operations.

  • Drivers traveling through the project’s construction zone are asked to be aware of equipment and crews working in the area at all times.

 

 

The purpose of the Harbor View Road Improvements project is to improve traffic flow and safety on Harbor View Road and to provide adequate bicycle and pedestrian facilities. The scheduled completion of the project is expected in December 2016.

 

The project will include the addition of a center two-way left turn lane between North Shore Drive and Affirmation Boulevard, the addition of right turn lanes at major intersections, the addition of traffic signals at Fort Sumter Drive and Mikell Drive, the construction of a roundabout at the intersection of Harbor View Road and Fort Johnson Road and the addition of pedestrian and bicycle facilities.

 

Visit the official website at http://roads.charlestoncounty.org for public meeting notices and up-to-date news and information about all Charleston County Transportation Sales Tax road projects. Anyone with questions about the project can call Charleston County’s Transportation Development Department at (843) 202-6140.

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- Prepared by the Charleston County Public Information Office –

Posted by Robin Wednesday, September 28, 2016 3:14:00 PM

Lights On Afterschool 2016 

Posted by Robin Wednesday, September 28, 2016 10:45:00 AM

Camp and Folly Intersection Improvement Project 

Traffic Alert

Camp and Folly Intersection Improvement Project

Project website: http://roads.charlestoncounty.org/projects/folly_camp

Traffic Alert: Temporary Nighttime Detour for the Folly Road at Camp Road Intersection Improvements Project

Charleston County Government announces a temporary nighttime detour starting Monday, Sept. 19 for traffic on Camp Road from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. A segment of Camp Road will be closed to traffic from approximately 400 feet east of Folly Road to Bradford Street.  Crews will be installing drainage pipes across a 200 foot section of Camp Road in front of the AT&T building for the Folly Road at Camp Road Intersection Improvements Project. All work is weather permitting. 

 

Sept. 19 – Sept. 21

 

  • Nighttime detour on Camp Road is scheduled for Sunday through Tuesday between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m.

  • Westbound traffic on Camp Road will be directed onto Bradford and Prescott Streets to access Folly Road.

  • Northbound traffic on Folly Road will be directed onto Prescott and Bradford Streets to proceed east on Camp Road.

  • Flagmen will be on site to control traffic.  

  • Drivers will have access to businesses and residential properties along Camp Road at all times.
  • Drivers traveling through the project’s construction zone are asked to be aware of equipment and crews working in the area at all times.

 

The Folly Road at Camp Road Intersection Improvements Project on James Island involves improvements to Folly Road from about 1,000 feet south of Camp Road to the intersection with Eugene Gibbs Street and Rivers Point Row, and improvements to Camp Road from West Madison Avenue to Oyster Point Row. Improvements will relieve traffic congestion and localized flooding by adding turn lanes and upsizing drainage pipes. Bike lanes and sidewalks will also be included in the project. Stay update on the Folly Road at Camp Road Intersection Improvements project by visiting FollyatCamp.com

Visit the County’s official website at http://roads.charlestoncounty.org for public meeting notices and up-to-date news and information about all Charleston County Transportation Sales Tax road projects. Anyone with questions about the project can call Charleston County’s Transportation Development Department at (843) 202-6140.

Posted by Ashley Friday, September 16, 2016 4:58:00 PM

Traffic Alert: Harbor View Road Improvements Project  

Road Detour Alert

Harbor View Road Improvements Project

Project website: http://roads.charlestoncounty.org/projects/harborviewroad/

 

Traffic Alert: Detour Route and Nighttime Lane Closures continue for the Harbor View Road Improvements Project
 

Charleston County Government announces crews will close Mikell Drive and detour traffic on Sunday and Monday evening to install storm drain systems. Crews will also conduct nighttime lane closure on Harbor View Road for the Harbor View Road Improvements project.  All work is weather permitting.

 

Drivers will have access to all businesses and residential properties along Mikell Drive and Harbor View Road at all times.

 

September 18 - September 19:

 

  • Mikell Drive at its intersection with Harbor View Road will be closed on Sunday and Monday evening.

  • The detour and road closure will only occur between 7 p.m. and 5 a.m. on Sunday and between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m. on Monday.

  • Flagmen will be on site to control traffic.  
  • Message boards and detour signs will be on site to direct traffic.

 

September 18 – September 22:

 

  • Nighttime lane closures will occur on Harbor View Road between Affirmation Blvd. and Mikell Drive.

  • The work will occur between 8 p.m. and 6 a.m. Monday through Thursday nights.

  • At no time will the entire roadway be blocked to traffic.
  • At least one lane will remain open to traffic under flagging operations.

  • Drivers traveling through the project’s construction zone are asked to be aware of equipment and crews working in the area at all times.

 

The purpose of the Harbor View Road Improvements project is to improve traffic flow and safety on Harbor View Road and to provide adequate bicycle and pedestrian facilities. The scheduled completion of the project is expected in December 2016.

 

The project will include the addition of a center two-way left turn lane between North Shore Drive and Affirmation Boulevard, the addition of right turn lanes at major intersections, the addition of traffic signals at Fort Sumter Drive and Mikell Drive, the construction of a roundabout at the intersection of Harbor View Road and Fort Johnson Road and the addition of pedestrian and bicycle facilities.

 

Visit the official website at http://roads.charlestoncounty.org for public meeting notices and up-to-date news and information about all Charleston County Transportation Sales Tax road projects. Anyone with questions about the project can call Charleston County’s Transportation Development Department at (843) 202-6140.

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For information on Charleston County Government news and services, the public can:

 

Please click here for the latest news release on the Harborview Road Improvement Project.

Please click here for the latest news release on the Camp and Folly Road Intersection Project.

Posted by Ashley Friday, September 16, 2016 4:41:00 PM
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