The Fort Johnson Road/Camp Road Roundabout project is a Charleston County 1/2 cent sales tax safety project that is partially within the jurisdiction of the Town of James Island and partially within that of the City of Charleston.
Visit the Charleston County Transportation Development project page for information and plans for this project.
In February 2023, the Town of James Island's arborist evaluated the trees and the reports; click the link to read the report: Gerard's Report
The project requires the removal of two grand oak trees in the SCDOT right-of-way. Here is a report submitted by Charleston County in January of 2023.
Here is a report that was commissioned by a Town resident and submitted to the Town's BZA in November:
Here is the original tree survey from 2018 provided to Charleston County.
The Town's Board of Zoning Appeals approved removing the two trees in January 2023.
Public Input sent to BZA regarding Special Exception to remove two trees:
- Letters in Support (for tree removal)
- Petition in Support (for tree removal)
- Letters in Opposition (against tree removal)