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3:59 am on Tuesday November 8, 2011

Myrtle Beach wants Horry County tax money to fund I-73

Flickr user Doug Kerr At an annual joint legislative meeting between the city of Myrtle Beach and Horry County, Councilman Wayne Gray suggested using the Horry County road tax proceeds to fund the construction of the I-73 connector, even if it means...
4:54 am on Friday October 21, 2011

I-73 construction to begin this Fall despite obstacles (update: compromise)

Photo by Adam Prince / Gribblenation.com Update October 21st: As expected, the push to rescind the bond package to finance the I-73 coverage was voted down. However in light of the SC DOT financial strain, a vote was passed to delay the issuance of...
2:45 am on Friday August 19, 2011

Following federal cash infusion, S.C. highway agency ensnarled in criticism

Flickr user Slightlynorth Remember how the S.C. Department of Transportation turned to the federal government for a $52 million cash advance to cover funding shortfalls? The natural question that comes to mind has to do with why South Carolina...
3:18 pm on Wednesday May 4, 2011

Myrtle Beach officials head to D.C. to lobby for I-73 funding

Photo by Adam Prince / Gribblenation.com Area elected officials and business leaders flew up to Washington as a part of the "Spring Road Rally" to bend the ear of Congress officials and convince them to fund the Interstate 73 construction project....
7:15 am on Friday April 22, 2011

Some money approved for I-73 project; Environmental questions raised

Flikr Users: l.bailey_beverley We have only been around for a couple weeks now, and this is my third posting on the future of the proposed Interstate 73. In my opinion this interstate is long overdue and would be a total benefit to all of us living...
7:24 pm on Monday March 21, 2011

Deadline to Comment on I-73 Almost Here

Flickr User: msmail The talk of I-73 has been going on for a very long time. The need of a direct corridor from here to Michigan is overwhelming, since most of the areas visitors come from the Midwest. The I-73 Corridor is designed to be a direct...