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Lawton Woods Drainage and Roadway Improvements

Project Details
Status:   Under Construction   Under Construction Icon

Project Area Map

Project Description

Improvements to existing dirt roads to include roadway and storm drainage infrastructure, and rehabilitation of the SCDOT ditches and pipes along South Forest Beach Drive between Bayberry Lane and Laurel Lane. The project includes improvements to Bayberry, Cassina, Dogwood, Sea Oak, Elderberry, Firethorn, Juniper, and Laurel Lanes.

Project Objectives

Provide drainage infrastructure and paved roadways to mitigate storm water runoff issues and accommodate the safe and efficient movement of motor vehicles, emergency vehicles, and bicycles.



Projected Project Schedule:  January 2018 through June 2018

Projected Construction Start Date:  January 2018

Estimated Completion Date:  June 2018

Project Engineer:  Infrastructure Consulting Engineers

Construction Contract Awarded To:  Preferred Materials, Inc.

Funding Sources:  Stormwater Utility Fee

Estimated Cost of Project:  $1,123,789

Project Manager:  

James Cook email icon, Engineering Project Manager, 843-341-4778


Project Updates
  • 6/21/2018 - The schedule for paving along the Lawton Woods streets is shown below. Paving is expected to last one day for each street but may extend into the following day. This schedule is contingent upon weather and any delays will be posted to the CIP Dashboard. Residents and guests should check the website daily for updates.
      Sea Oak Lane:  June 25-26, 2018
      Dogwood Lane:  June 25-26, 2018
      Elderberry Lane:  June 25-26, 2018
      Firethorn Lane:  June 26, 2018
      Bayberry Lane (20ft ROW):  June 27-28, 2018
      Cassina Lane (20ft ROW):  June 27-28, 2018
      Bayberry Lane (50ft ROW):  June 27-28, 2018
      Cassina Lane (50ft ROW):  June 27-28, 2018
      South Forest Beach Drive:  June 28, 2018
      Juniper Lane:  June 29, 2018
      Laurel Lane:  July 2, 2018

    Residents and Guests are reminded to ensure there are no vehicles parked along the road shoulders and that service work deliveries be scheduled accordingly. During this time we ask that residents shut off any automatic irrigation system near the roadway during daylight hours.
  • 6/18/2018 - Asphalt paving is scheduled to start on June 25th.
  • 5/29/2018 - The installation of underground storm pipe is nearing completion. Final storm pipe work is scheduled for June 5th through the 18th. Work will take place in the vicinity of Cassina Lane and South Forest Beach Drive. Bayberry Lane will remain open for access to all homes during this time.

    Asphalt road paving is scheduled to take place between June 6th and June 26th, as weather permits. During this time we ask that residents shut off any automatic irrigation system near the roadway during daylight hours. The paving schedule (street / day ) will be posted on the Town's web site and provided to occupants in advance via door hangers. Residents will be asked to ensure no vehicles are parked along the road shoulders and that service work deliveries be scheduled accordingly.
  • 4/30/2018 - Storm water pipes are currently being installed on Cassina Lane and portions of Bayberry Lane, placing of stone road base to immediately follow. Final installation of storm water pipe and placing of stone road base for Dogwood and Elderberry is expected by May 9th.
  • 3/20/2018 - Stone road base complete on Juniper and Sea Oak. Storm pipe complete on Laurel, Juniper, & Bayberry. Dogwood and Elderberry are next for Storm Pipe followed by stone road base, weather permitting.

Project Photos & Videos
  • Photo of Grading on Bayberry and Cassina
    Grading on Bayberry and Cassina - 5/29/2018
  • Photo of Lawton Woods Drainage Pipe Construction
    Lawton Woods Drainage Pipe Construction - 4/30/2018
  • Photo of Placing Stone Base - Sea Oak
    Placing Stone Base - Sea Oak - 2/27/2018
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