Scott Street closed for two days (update: SCE&G repairing gas line)

Construction at Scott and Port Republic streets

Updated Aug. 25: According to Kathy Kilgore, owner of Divine Shoes on Scott Street, the work being done is to repair a South Carolina Electric & Gas gas line. 

A Columbia spokesman for SCE&G confirmed that this morning and said crews indeed are performing routine maintenance on a line and also are replacing a valve. The road is expected to be back open to traffic by Friday morning.

Reported Aug. 24: Scott Street at its intersection with Port Republic Street will be closed through the end of Wednesday, according to a local business owner.

Looks like they're doing some road/utility work at the intersection.

We'll let you know if we hear what's going on.


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