Roads and Bridges

FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES

The Roads & Bridges Department is responsible for the maintenance dirt roads and paved roads within the County. This includes ditching, grading, driveway installation, crosslink cutting, ditch clearing, and road sign maintenance and replacement.
Responsibilities:

 

  • Improve and maintain all  roads and bridges under Colleton County jurisdiction
  • Install and repair driveways or culverts on county maintained roads. (Fees Apply)
  • Maintain gravel roads by scraping, providing proper drainage and adding stone when necessary
  • Maintain road-side vegetation
  • Install stop signs
  • Construct and repair drainage ditches
  • Cut and remove trees from roadways and right-of-ways


This office DOES NOT do the following:

 

  • Provide maintenance on state or private property
  • Pick up litter or garbage on roadways
  • Pick up dead animals on any roads
  • Install speed limit signs or speed bumps
  • Pave dirt or gravel roads
  • Install or maintain traffic lights
  • Provide water or sewer services
  • Grant encroachment permits
  • Spray for mosquitoes

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

113 Mabel T. Willis Boulevard
Walterboro, SC  29488
Phone: 843-539-1965
Fax: 843-539-1966
Email: bwashington@colletoncounty.org

 

HOURS OF OPERATION

Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8AM - 5PM

 

STAFF CONTACTS

Roads and Bridges:
William Washington, Director, bwashington@colletoncounty.org

Frankie Varnadoe, Roads Supervisor, fvarnadoe@colletoncounty.org

Gary Bryan, Asst. Roads Supervisor, gbryan@colletoncounty.org

Helen Bowers, Administrative Assistant, hbowers@colletoncounty.org