Highway 707 widening project set to begin

The Highway 707 widening project is set to begin construction, according Pete Poore with the South Carolina Department of Transportation.

The project is in conjunction with the SC Highway 31 extension project that will get underway in December.

South Carolina Department of Transportation workers are preparing the roads for the 707 project that will get started in the next few weeks.

Both projects are scheduled to be completed in late 2016 or early 2017.