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Backgate Project to impact traffic on Highway 17 Bypass

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MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – Sodding operations on the Backgate Project will impact traffic on Wednesday and Thursday this week, according to a news release from Horry County Government.

On Wednesday, September 30, the northbound right shoulder of Highway 17 Bypass from Highway 707 to Shetland Lane will be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

On Thursday, October 1, the inside left southbound lane of Highway 17 Bypass will be closed from Port Access Road to Palmetto Point Drive between 4 a.m. and 7 a.m.

Also, on Thursday, the southbound median shoulder of Highway 17 Bypass will be closed from Port Access Road to Palmetto Point Drive between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m.

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