SCDOT: No completion date on Highway 31 extension to Highway 707

SCDOT: No completion date on Highway 31 extension to Highway 707
Highway 707 construction (Source: WMBF News)

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – The South Carolina Department of Transportation gave updates Tuesday to Horry County Council on the Ride II and Ride III projects.

Officials said the Highway 707 widening project is now 84% complete. The Highway 31 Extension to North Carolina is currently under preliminary engineering. Officials said they don’t have a date for the completion of Highway 31 extension to Highway 707.

Meanwhile, the Glenns Bay Road project is 94% complete and International Drive is 91% complete. Both projects just have punch list items left.

SCDOT officials said the widening of Carolina Forest Boulevard is out for construction bids. Those bids are due May 3, with construction expected to start in June.

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