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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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, 20212 min read

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…

Berkeley County Completes Dirt-to-Pave Projects in Rural Communities

Berkeley County Completes Dirt-to-Pave Projects in Rural Communities

Jenna Ley JamisonApril 8, 2021

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Thursday, April 8, 2021) – Berkeley County has completed five Dirt-to-Pave projects in rural communities across the County. These five projects total approximately three miles in length. Berkeley County…

Forest Lawn Drainage Study

Forest Lawn Drainage Study

hmoldenhauerMarch 31, 2021

Dear Property Owner in the Forest Lawn Subdivision, Berkeley County will be collecting information and data at various locations for the purpose of making improvements to the stormwater drainage system. Crews will be…

Berkeley County Breaks Ground on Railroad Avenue Extension

Berkeley County Breaks Ground on Railroad Avenue Extension

Jenna Ley JamisonMarch 5, 2021

Berkeley County leaders, along with past and present City of Hanahan leaders, break ground on the road project near the Hanahan Recreation Center. MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Thursday, March 4, 2021) – Berkeley…

County to Hold Groundbreaking for Railroad Avenue Extension

County to Hold Groundbreaking for Railroad Avenue Extension

Jenna Ley JamisonMarch 3, 2021

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. – (Wednesday, March 3, 2021) – A critical road project, that’s been in the works since the 1990s, is moving forward in Hanahan. Berkeley County will hold a groundbreaking ceremony…

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