Public Meeting to Discuss Widening Plan of Glenn McConnell Parkway

December 3, 2018, 9:18 am EST | Share:

WEST ASHLEY, SC (WTAT–TV) – Officials will hold a public meeting regarding a widening plan of one of the busiest roads in West Ashley. The widening of Glenn McConnell Parkway could help fix the heavy traffic issue.

A start or finish date has not been announced.

Local businesses have concerns for the construction of adding a lane to each side of the road.

Charleston County Council has approved $25-million dollars for this project. the funds will come out of the 2016 transportation sales tax.

The meeting will be held at West Ashley High School today from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. Attendees will be able to talk one-on-one with the people who are developing this widening project.