MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) - A new tourism plan for the north coast of South Carolina recommends improvements in Myrtle Beach and a Georgetown harbor development.
The Sun News of Myrtle Beach reported Tuesday a Grand Strand tourism development plan was released by tourism officials. The 60 miles of beaches from Georgetown to the North Carolina coast are the heart of the state's $18 billion tourism industry.
The plan calls for development at the old Myrtle Beach Pavilion. The plan also envisions pedestrian walkways and landscaped areas on Kings Highway, the four-lane highway several blocks off the beach.
The plan by Tourism Development International also suggests a Prince George Harbor with hotels and a marina at the Georgetown steel site.
Information from: The Sun News, http://www.thesunnews.com/