We pledge to the citizens of Berkeley County that we will repair, maintain and preserve the county roadways, drainage systems and boat landings to the highest standards; therefore, providing the highest standard of living possible and improving the quality of life for all of our citizens.

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Department Functions

Road Maintenance & Repair
The Roads & Bridges Department maintains and repairs roads which have been accepted by Berkeley County for maintenance. Unpaved roads are graded on a continuing basis with rocking, culvert repairs, roadside vegetation control, and stabilization performed as needed. This includes over 219 miles of roads divided into four (4) zones. Maintenance and repair is also performed on over 295 miles of paved roads.

Drainage Maintenance
The Department maintains most of the overall drainage system in Berkeley County, including major channels in the rural areas and piped and open ditch systems in subdivisions and municipalities.

The Department also provides Pollution Prevention/Good Housekeeping efforts to meet County Stormwater MS4 permit requirements.

Boat Landing Inspection & Maintenance
The Department inspects, maintains, and repairs facilities at the following boat landings:

  • Bushy Park (Cooper River & Back River)
  • Durham Creek
  • Quenby Creek (Ralph Hamer Landing)
  • Wadboo Creek (Dennis Landing)
  • Spiers Landing (Lake Marion)
  • Fred Day Landing (Lake Moultrie)


Special Projects

As time and resources permit, the Department undertakes special projects which upgrade and improve existing facilities. These projects may include road widening, drainage channel improvements, herbicide spraying, stream bank stabilization, or recreation projects.

Latest News

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Berkeley County Holds Groundbreaking for U.S. 176 Widening Project Phase 1

Berkeley County Holds Groundbreaking for U.S. 176 Widening Project Phase 1

Jenna Ley JamisonAugust 27, 20212 min read

MONCKS CORNER, S.C.- (Friday, August 27, 2021) — Berkeley County joined state and community leaders on Friday, August 27 to break ground on the U.S. 176 Widening Project Phase 1. The ceremony took…

Nexton Parkway Extension (Spine Road C) Opens in Cane Bay

Nexton Parkway Extension (Spine Road C) Opens in Cane Bay

Jenna Ley JamisonAugust 6, 2021

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Friday, August 6, 2021) – Berkeley County celebrated the official opening of the Cane Bay Spine Road C (Nexton Parkway Extension) project on Friday, August 6, 2021. A ribbon-cutting…

Berkeley County Council Awards Contract for U.S. 176 Phase 1

Berkeley County Council Awards Contract for U.S. 176 Phase 1

Jenna Ley JamisonJune 29, 2021

MONCKS CORNER, S.C.- (Monday, June 29, 2021) — Berkeley County Council awarded the contract for U.S. 176 improvement project phase 1, on Monday, June 28 at the County Council meeting. U.S. 176 Phase…

Berkeley County Council Awards Contract for Henry Brown Blvd. Phase 2

Berkeley County Council Awards Contract for Henry Brown Blvd. Phase 2

Jenna Ley JamisonJune 29, 2021

BERKELEY COUNTY (Tuesday, June 29, 2021) – On Monday, June 28, Berkeley County Council awarded the contract for Henry E. Brown Jr. Boulevard Phase 2 improvements to J.R. Wilson Company for approximately $23…

Resurfacing Work on Cypress Gardens Boat Landing Parking Lot May 3-5

Resurfacing Work on Cypress Gardens Boat Landing Parking Lot May 3-5

hmoldenhauerApril 29, 2021

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Thursday, April 29, 2021) – Berkeley County will resurface the Cypress Gardens Boat Landing parking lot in two sections to limit the impact on the public. The first section…

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