So far, the Greenbelt Program has protected 21,170 acres of land in Charleston County. $96 million has been awarded and $1.9 million remains for urban projects only. The program is funded by the Transportation Sales Tax, which was approved in a county-wide referendum on Nov. 2, 2004.
GAB - Tuesday, May 2, 2017
James Island Rec. Center Off Leash Dog Park
Future Park Site on Toogoodoo Creek
Working Farm Land, Edisto Island
Town of Kiawah's ADA Compliant Access to Kiawah River
Magnolia Community Garden, St. Andrews Area
Sullivan's Island's Station 16 Nature Trail
Thornhill Farms, McClellanville
Park Opens - Town of James Island’s Pinckney Park Ribbon Cutting
The Town of James Island celebrated the grand opening of their Pinckney Park Greenbelt property on June 10th. The 7+ acre park was purchased with funds from the town’s Urban Greenbelt allocation. Located at 461 Fort Johnson Road, the town has completed the first phase of development which includes a children’s playground, walking trail and new parking area. Additional park amenities will include more walking trails, creek access, picnic shelters, and an outdoor classroom/amphitheater. For more information on Pinckney Park, please visit the Town’s website (http://www.jamesislandsc.us/pinckney-park).