Funding Requested For Removal of Abandon Vessels in the Charleston Harbor

April 9, 2019, 9:26 am EST | Share:

CHARLESTON, SC (WTAT-TV) – DHEC is calling it a “chronic” problem across our coast.

Many owners simply leave their abandon boats behind, leaving the responsibility on someone else to pick up the mess.

Tonight Charleston Police are asking the Charleston City Council to approve a grant that would allow them to receive funds to remove the abanden and sunken vessels in the Charleston Harbor.

FOX 24’s Alexandria Savage has all the details.