at 11:00 am on a wed. at the greenway crossing on farmfield d, musc safe kids was awarded a $10,000 check from federal express to put in two flashing pedestrian lights for farmfield rd. mayor riley accepted the check for the city. one step at a time: this is yet another important safety project along the greenway.
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the following are some more projects (some pending – some already complete):
* federal safe routes to school funding is being used to improve the greenway crossings over stinson, arlington, and wappoo roads; the original project only included wappoo road but other crossings are now going to be included in the project!
* at the request of a neighborhood, charleston county is constructing sidewalks on campbell and timmerman drives to the greenway with new crossing treatments.
* the city of charleston also just put in a new crossing over coburg drive after a citizen request.
* and a sidewalk was added from savannah highway to the greenway along coburg drive – next to the new harris teeter!