Ashley River Road needs your comments by October 9

October 2, 2019

The magnificent, oak draped Ashley River Road that we have all known and loved is now threatened with a South Carolina Department of Transportation resurfacing and widening plan for the Dorchester County portion of the road that may forever change its rural and historic character. Both the Ashley River Road and the broader Ashley River Historic District are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Click below to see SCDOT’s plans and make your comments heard to save this iconic area. Please help us to preserve the historic character of the Ashley River Road by submitting comments to SCDOT by October 9, 2019.

See the SCDOT’s plans and submit comments here or email your comments directly to

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