MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Monday, February 28, 2022) – Berkeley County began work on the Seven Farms Drive resurfacing project on Daniel Island today, Monday, February 28. Banks Construction Company has been contracted by Berkeley County to resurface Seven Farms Drive from Island Park Road to near the traffic circle at Daniel Island Road. CDM Smith will be managing the construction activities and performing project inspection on behalf of Berkeley County.
The resurfacing project also includes pedestrian enhancements at the intersection/entrance to the Publix grocery store located between River Land Drive and Island Park Drive. See below for anticipated order of project work items and approximate dates associated with each item:
- Pedestrian enhancements at Publix’s entrance drive: February 28 – March 11 (daytime work)
- Milling and resurfacing of Seven Farms Drive: March 13 – March 25(nighttime work)
- Milling and resurfacing of Seven Farms Drive will be conducted at night to minimize traffic impacts and impacts to commercial district operations. Nighttime lane closures and work activities will take place nightly between 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.
- Final items/project clean-up, as needed: March 28 – April 1 (daytime work)
On-street parking will be prohibited during the nighttime milling and resurfacing operations and Banks Construction will coordinate with Daniel Island Property Owners’ Association and local law enforcement to provide ample public notification prior to commencing this work. The Seven Farms Drive improvements are expected to take approximately four to five weeks, with an estimated completion date of April 1. All work is weather dependent and subject to change.
Under this construction contract, Seven Farms Drive is one of more than 40 local roads to be resurfaced throughout Berkeley County. More information on these additional roadway improvement projects will be forthcoming.
-Prepared by the Berkeley County Public Information Office-