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10:13 am on Thursday May 24, 2012

End of Cross Island Parkway gets speed limit raised

Flickr user Nicholas Erwin The old 40 MPH limit is likely history. (Updates at the bottom.) After 13 years of debate, the tail end of the Cross Island Parkway and Palmetto Bay Road (US 278) on Hilton Head is finally likely to get a speed limit...
8:37 am on Friday April 13, 2012

$34 million bypass bridges for Bluffton move ahead

A rendering of the bypass bridges as seen from U.S. 278. The much-debated pair of $34 million "flyover" bridges is moving closer to reality after Beaufort County Council voted to accept a $15 million matching grant from the state. Bluffton Today...
4:26 am on Sunday March 18, 2012

Debate on $31 million bypass bridges for Bluffton returns

A rendering of the bypass bridges as seen from U.S. 278. A $15 million matching grant from South Carolina has revived debate as to weather a $31 million pair of "flyover" bridges to route traffic coming and going from Hilton Head onto Bluffton...
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