Charleston Co. to award IOP Connector widening contract

MT. PLEASANT, SC (WCSC) - Charleston County is getting one step closer to widening the Isle of Palms Connector.

County Council will award a construction company a new contract Tuesday to take charge of the IOP Connector widening project.

The widening will be from Highway 17 to Riviera Drive in Mt. Pleasant. It will also include improvements to the intersection at Rifle Range Road.

The improvement project is funded by the Charleston County Transportation Sales Tax.

Construction is scheduled to being in November.

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