Sea Pines Drive Infrastructure Improvement Project: Phase 3

This page will provide you with the most up-to-date information regarding the Sea Pines Drive Infrastructure Repair Project. If your question is not addressed in the documents and resources found on this page, please send your questions or feedback to the Sea Pines CSA Capital Improvements Department by clicking here. Sea Pines CSA will continue to update this page with specific information and details as they are available. Thank you for your patience, as we make these necessary infrastructure and safety improvements to Sea Pines Drive.

Sea Pines Drive Infrastructure Repair Project In Progress 

Phase 3 of the Sea Pines Drive infrastructure repair project is scheduled to begin early September 2022 with an estimated completion time of Spring 2023. To learn more about Phase 1 and Phase 2 of the project please click here.

Project work zones will include the below roadways:

  • 1.2 miles of Sea Pines Drive from Lighthouse Road to Baynard Cove Road
  • Red Cardinal Road – Drainage construction and resurfacing/paving roadway
  • Snowy Egret Road – Drainage construction and resurfacing/paving roadway
  • Wagon Road – Drainage construction and resurfacing/paving roadway
  • Sandhill Crane Road – Resurfacing/paving roadway

Project work along Sea Pines Drive will include:

  • Stormwater drainage upgrades and replacement
  • Roadway resurfacing and realigning
  • Realignment and widening of leisure trials
  • Addition of pedestrian crosswalks and curbing in select areas
  • Reconstruction of the leisure trail pedestrian timber bridge at Beachmarker #24.
  • New signage installation, tree work, and minor landscaping

Phase 3 Traffic Management Plan:

  • Work will be performed Monday-Friday from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm with no work occurring on major holidays. Weekend work may be necessary but will be communicated in advance.
  • Signage will be placed throughout the work zones and at various locations within the community, to communicate project messages.
  • Motorists should expect traffic delays. The project area is considered an active work zone. Please use caution while driving in this area.
  • Please observe and obey all traffic management personnel, signage and devices.
  • Bikers and pedestrians should use caution while using the leisure trails along Sea Pines drive from Lighthouse Road to Baynard Cove Road. Full closure of the leisure trials in the project zone are expected and will be announced in advance.

Construction and Delivery Restriction in the North Sea Pines Drive Area:

  • If you reside in the Sea Pines Drive Area between Lighthouse Road and Baynard Cove Road, including Red Cardinal Road, Snowy Egret Road, Wagon Road, and Sandhill Crane Road and have planned construction or a delivery occurring during the project period you are asked to contact Sea Pines Security at 843.671.7170 for advanced approval.

Questions?

Comments or questions for the Sea Pines CSA Capital Improvements Department may be submitted online here.


Community Updates

1/27/23 –

Stormwater Drainage Work in Proximity to Lighthouse Road and North Sea Pines Drive in Progress

  • Project work in this area is projected to take 2-3 more weeks, weather permitting.
  • Leisure trails in the project area will be closed and a detour will be in place.
  • Single-lane road closures and flagging operations are in place.
  • Motorists should expect traffic delays. Please use caution while driving in this area.

Stormwater Drainage Work Along North Sea Pines Drive in Proximity to Woodbine Road in Progress

  • Project work in this area began this week and will take 2-3 weeks to complete, weather permitting.
  • Cyclists and pedestrians are advised to avoid the project area as leisure trails will be closed for construction.
  • Single-lane road closures and flagging operations will be in place the week of February 6th.
  • Motorists should expect minor traffic impacts. Please use caution while driving in this area.

Leisure Trail Construction and Enhancements

Leisure trail construction from Lighthouse Road to Greenwood Drive/Sea Pines Drive Intersection is in progress. Next week, project work will continue from Greenwood Drive to Baynard Cove Road.

  • Project work will continue over the next 4-6 weeks, weather permitting.
  • Cyclists and pedestrians are advised to avoid the project area (please reference maps below) when possible.
  • For safety, cyclists will be required to dismount and walk bikes around the active work zones.

Lighthouse Road to Greenwood Drive/Sea Pines Drive Intersection

Greenwood Drive to Baynard Cove Road


1/20/23-

Stormwater Drainage Work in Proximity to Lighthouse Road and North Sea Pines Drive in Progress

  • Project work in this area is projected to take 2-3 more weeks, weather permitting.
  • Leisure trails in the project area will be closed and a detour will be in place.
  • Single-lane road closures and flagging operations are in place.
  • Motorists should expect traffic delays. Please use caution while driving in this area.

Stormwater Drainage Work along North Sea Pines Drive in Proximity to Woodbine Road will Begin the week of January 23rd

  • Project work in this area is projected to begin late next week and take 2-3 weeks to complete, weather permitting.
  • Cyclists and pedestrians are advised to avoid the project area as leisure trails will be closed for construction.
  • Motorists should expect minor traffic impacts. Please use caution while driving in this area.

Leisure Trail Construction and Enhancements from Lighthouse Road to Greenwood Drive/Sea Pines Drive Intersection to Begin Next Week

  • Project work will begin Monday, January 23rd and will continue over the next 4-6 weeks, weather permitting.
  • Cyclists and pedestrians are advised to avoid the project area (please reference map below) when possible.
  • For safety, cyclists will be required to dismount and walk bikes around the active work zones.

 


1/12/23-

Stormwater drainage work in proximity to Lighthouse Road and North Sea Pines Drive in progress.

  • Project work in this area is projected to take 3-4 weeks, weather permitting.
  • Leisure trails in the project area will be closed and a detour will be in place.
  • Single-lane road closures and flagging operations will be in place the week of January 16th.
  • Motorists should expect traffic delays. Please use caution while driving in this area

1/6/22-

Stormwater drainage work in the immediate area of Beachwalk #26 to South Sea Pines Drive will continue through next week, weather permitting.

  • Access to Beachwalk #26 (between Snowy Egret Road and Surf Scoter Road) from South Sea Pines Drive will be limited during this project work. We ask that pedestrians use caution while in the area.

Stormwater drainage work in proximity to Ocean Course Villas and North Sea Pines drive will begin the week of January 9th, weather permitting.

  • Project work in this area is projected to take 3-4 weeks, weather permitting.
  • Leisure trails in the project area will be closed and a detour will be in place.
  • Single-lane road closures and flagging operations will be in place the week of January 16th.
  • Motorists should expect traffic delays. Please use caution while driving in this area

12/29/22-

Stormwater drainage work in the immediate area of Beachwalk #26 to South Sea Pines Drive will begin the week of January 3rd, weather permitting.

  • Access to Beachwalk #26 (between Snowy Egret Road and Surf Scoter Road) from South Sea Pines Drive will be limited during this project work. We ask that pedestrians use caution while in the area.

Stormwater drainage work in proximity to Ocean Course Villas and North Sea Pines drive will begin the week of January 9th, weather permitting.

  • Single-lane road closures and flagging operations will be in place.
  • Motorists should expect traffic delays. Please use caution while driving in this area.

12/21/22-
Snowy Egret Road Update

  • Paving operations on Snowy Egret Road were completed this week.

12/15/22-

Tree work planned on North Sea Pines Drive between Woodbine Road and Greenwood Lane

  • In preparation for upcoming roadway construction, tree work is planned between Woodbine Road and Greenwood Lane on North Sea Pines Drive.
  • Traffic control will be in place with flagging operations, and single-lane closures will be utilized.

Snowy Egret Road

  • Paving operations on Snowy Egret Road are scheduled for Friday, December 16, weather permitting.

North Sea Pines Drive 

  • Roadway asphalt repairs along North Sea Pines were conducted on Wednesday, December 14th (pictured).
  • Our contractor will be returning on Monday, December 19th to continue roadway asphalt repairs on North Sea Pines Drive from Spotted Sandpiper Road to Oyster Catcher Road, weather permitting.
  • Traffic control will be in place with alternating single-lane closures in the designated work zone. Please observe and obey all traffic management personnel, signage, detours and devices.

12/9/22-

Tree work planned on North Sea Pines Drive between Woodbine Road and Greenwood Lane

  • In preparation for upcoming roadway construction, tree work is planned between Woodbine Road and Greenwood Lane on North Sea Pines Drive.
  • Traffic control will be in place with flagging operations, and single-lane closures will be utilized.

Snowy Egret Road

  • Completion of stormwater drain pipe excavation and replacements is expected this week, weather permitting.
  • Roadway resurfacing on Snowy Egret Road to include milling and paving is scheduled for next week, weather permitting:
  • Flag persons will be present as needed to control traffic with alternating single-lane closures in the designated work zone. Please observe and obey all traffic management personnel, signage, detours and devices.

North Sea Pines Drive 

  • Roadway asphalt repairs will occur Wednesday, December 14th on North Sea Pines Drive from Red Cardinal Road to Oyster Catcher Road and also near Sandhill Crane Road, weather permitting.
  • Crews will utilize single-lane closures along this roadway to accommodate the work. Traffic delays are expected.

 

12/1/22-

Snowy Egret Road

  • Stormwater drain pipe excavation and replacements are in progress (pictured). Project work projected to be completed mid-December, weather permitting.

11/17/22-

North Sea Pines Drive 

  • Roadway asphalt repairs are in progress on North Sea Pines Drive from Red Cardinal Road to the proximity of Laughing Gull Road and also near the entrance of Whistling Swan Road. Project work will continue through mid-next week, weather permitting,
  • Crews will utilize single-lane closures along this roadway to accommodate the work. Traffic delays expected.

Red Cardinal Road

  • Milling followed by paving operations are in progress and will be completed by the end of this week, weather permitting.

Snowy Egret Road

  • Stormwater drain pipe excavation and replacements are in progress (pictured). Project work projected to be completed mid-December, weather permitting.

11/3/22-

North Sea Pines Drive 

  • Roadway asphalt repairs are scheduled for the week of November 14th, weather permitting, on North Sea Pines Drive from Red Cardinal Road to the proximity of Laughing Gull Road and also near the entrance of Whistling Swan Road.
  • Crews will utilize single-lane closures along this roadway to accommodate the work. Traffic delays expected.

Red Cardinal Road 

  • Stormwater drain pipe excavation and replacements are in progress in this area.
  • Milling followed by paving operations have been rescheduled to the week of November 14th, weather permitting.

Snowy Egret Road

  • Stormwater drain pipe excavation and replacements began this week on Snowy Egret Road (pictured). Project work will take approximately 6 weeks to complete, weather permitting.

10/27/22-

Red Cardinal Road 

  • Stormwater drain pipe excavation and replacements are in progress (pictured here) in this area.
  • Milling followed by paving operations are scheduled for the week of November 7th, weather permitting.

Snowy Egret Road

  • Stormwater drain pipe excavation and replacements will begin the week of October 31st on Snowy Egret Road. Project work will take approximately 4-6 weeks to complete, weather permitting.

10/20/22-

Photos (from left to right): Crews work to excavate failing stormwater drainage pipes; Group of failing stormwater drainage pipes, ready for disposal; Crews installing new stormwater drainage pipes. 

Red Cardinal Road 

  • Stormwater drain pipe excavation and replacements are in progress (pictured above) in this area. Project work along Red Cardinal Road will take approximately 1-2 more weeks, weather permitting.
  • Work will be performed Monday – Friday from 7 am – 6 pm. Traffic control will be present in the work zone, as needed.
  • Please observe and obey all traffic management personnel, signage, and devices.

Snowy Egret Road

  • Stormwater drain pipe excavation and replacements will begin the week of October 31st on Snowy Egret Road. Project work will take approximately 4-6 weeks to complete, weather permitting.

10/13/22-

Red Cardinal Road

  • Stormwater drain pipe excavation and replacements are in progress (pictured above) in this area. Project work along Red Cardinal Road will take approximately 3 more weeks, weather permitting.
  • Work will be performed Monday – Friday from 7 am – 6 pm. Traffic control will be present in the work zone, as needed.
  • Please observe and obey all traffic management personnel, signage, and devices

 

10/7/22-

Installation of new storm box on Red Cardinal Road
Failed pipe at pipe ends on Red Cardinal Road
 

Red Cardinal Road 

  • Stormwater drain pipe excavation and replacements are in progress in this area. Project work will take approximately 3-4 more weeks, weather permitting.
  • Work will be performed Monday – Friday from 7 am – 6 pm. Traffic control will be present in the work zone, as needed.
  • Please observe and obey all traffic management personnel, signage, and devices.

9/22/22-

Crews working near Beachwalk #39 to remove stormwater drainage pipes.
Photo of the excavated original stormwater drainage pipe.

Red Cardinal Road 

  • Stormwater drain pipe excavation and replacements are in progress in this area
  • Pedestrian access from Sea Pines Drive to Beachwalk #39 (between Red Cardinal Road and Whistling Swan Road) is currently closed.

Sandhill Crane Road

  • Weather permitting, roadway milling operations will begin the week of September 26 on Sandhill Crane Road, with roadway paving scheduled for completion by the end of the week.
  • Roadway access will be maintained, but drivers should expect delays.

General Reminders

  • Work will be performed Monday – Friday from 7 am – 6 pm. Flag persons will be present to control traffic, as needed.
  • Please observe and obey all traffic management personnel, signage, and devices.

9/15/22-

Crews working near Beachwalk #39 to remove stormwater drainage pipes.
Photo of the excavated original stormwater drainage pipe.

Red Cardinal Road

  • Stormwater drain pipe excavation and replacements are in progress in this area
  • Pedestrian access from Sea Pines Drive to Beachwalk #39 (between Red Cardinal Road and Whistling Swan Road) is currently closed.

Sandhill Crane Road

  • Weather permitting, roadway milling operations will begin the week of September 26 on Sandhill Crane Road, with roadway paving scheduled for completion by the end of the week.
  • Roadway access will be maintained, but drivers should expect delays.

General Reminders

  • Work will be performed Monday – Friday from 7 am – 6 pm. Flag persons will be present to control traffic, as needed.
  • Please observe and obey all traffic management personnel, signage, and devices.

9/15/22-

  • Well-pointing and dewatering operations (lowering groundwater levels to provide more stable working conditions) on Red Cardinal Road began this week and will continue through Friday.
  • Drainage installation is scheduled to begin Monday, September 19th, weather permitting.
  • Pedestrian access from Sea Pines Drive to Beachwalk #39 (between Red Cardinal Road and Whistling Swan Road) will be closed beginning the week of September 19th.
  • Work will be performed Monday – Friday from 7 am – 6 pm. Flag persons will be present to control traffic, as needed.
  • Due to recent inclement weather, the start date for roadway resurfacing on Sandhill Crane Road has been delayed. Updated schedule to be announced.
  • Please observe and obey all traffic management personnel, signage, and devices.

9/8/22-

  • Well pointing operations on Red Cardinal Road will begin the week of September 12th, weather permitting. Once complete (5-7 days), drainage installation will begin. Pictured: Roadway patches and depressions on Red Cardinal Road from previous drainage failures.
  • Roadway resurfacing for Sandhill Crane Road is scheduled to begin the week of September 19th, weather permitting. This project work will take 4-6 weeks and will include roadway milling and asphalt paving.
  • Work will be performed Monday – Friday from 7 am – 6 pm. Flag persons will be present to control traffic, as needed.
  • Please observe and obey all traffic management personnel, signage and devices