The South Carolina Department of Transportation publishes documents on state transportation, including the systematic planning, construction, maintenance, and operation of the state highway system and the development o fa statewide intermodal and freight system.

Recent Submissions

  • Rural commerce in context : South Carolina's country stores, 1850-1950 : appendix 

    Tyson, Jackie; Lockerman, Kristie; reed, Mary Beth, 1952-; South Carolina Department of Transportation; New South Associates (South Carolina State Library, 2013-03-30)
    These appendices list the general stores by region, city, county, name of owner, type, estimated wealth, grades of credit and ethnicity. There are also pictures of various stores with details about them.
  • Rural commerce in context : South Carolina's country stores, 1850-1950 

    Tyson, Jackie; Lockerman, Kristie; South Carolina Department of Transportation; Reed, Mary Beth, 1952-; New South Associates (South Carolina State Library, 2013-03-30)
    One of the main goals of this project was to connect with as much of the South Carolina community as possible in order to gather local information about these important community landmarks. There are three main components ...
  • Restructuring & seven-year plan 

    South Carolina Department of Transportation (South Carolina State Library, 2015-03-31)
    This is a restructuring plan for the South Carolina Department of Transportation.
  • SCDOT SmartRide Project project report 

    South Carolina Department of Transportation Mass Transit Office (South Carolina State Library, 2004-05-18)
    SmartRide is the name given to the four-week transit research project conducted by the South Carolina Department of Transportation during the month of October of 2003. The core activity of the project is a commuter-focused ...
  • Road design reference material for consultant prepared plans 

    South Carolina Department of Transportation (South Carolina State Library, 2010-06)
    This reference material includes: survey, design field review, preliminary right of way plans field review, right of way plans, construction plans, deliverables, verification of deliverables, specifications and bid proposal ...
  • Safe routes to school : South Carolina strategies manual 

    South Carolina Department of Transportation (South Carolina State Library, 2009-11-20)
    Thirty years ago, more than 66 percent of children walked to school. Now most American students are denied this experience; only 13 percent of children walk to school today. A successful safe routes to school program ...
  • Rule on work zone safety and mobility : the policy for South Carolina Department of Transportation 

    South Carolina Department of Transportation (South Carolina State Library, 2007-10-01)
    This document shows how the South Carolina Department of Transportation will coordinate with the Federal Highway Administration to develop and implement strategies to maximize safety and mobility and minimize hazards and ...
  • Rule on work zone safety and mobility : implementation, maintenance, and safety guidelines 

    South Carolina Department of Transportation (South Carolina State Library, 2009-02-02)
    This paper includes work zone regulations, policies for implementing safety rules, transportation management plans and work zone characteristics.
  • Roadside plants to avoid / trees with limitations on R/W 

    South Carolina Department of Transportation (South Carolina State Library, 2010-03-03)
    The plants listed here are not recommended for planting on SCDOT rights-of-way because they are recognized as either noxious, potentially invasive or have features not suitable for roadsides (e. g.,weak wood, invasive ...
  • Research peer exchange 

    South Carolina Department of Transportation Office of Materials and Research; South Carolina Transportation Technology Transfer Service (South Carolina State Library, 2010-11-08)
    The South Carolina Department of Transportation hosted a peer exchange of its research program. The peer exchange team included representatives from the Alabama, Georgia, and North Carolina DOTs, as well as a representative ...
  • Rainfall intensity values utilized by South Carolina Department of Transportation 

    South Carolina Department of Transportation (South Carolina State Library, 2002)
    This paper gives the formula to compute the rainfall intensity values utilized by the South Carolina Department of Transportation and gives data for counties and cities.
  • Railroad inspection procedure manual 

    South Carolina Department of Transportation. Traffic Engineering (South Carolina State Library, 1999-01)
    This manual gives direction for the examination of crossings, reporting of hazards, removal of hazards, civil penalties charged for noncompliance. The goals of this manual are to provide a systematic, continuous method ...
  • South Carolina overweight truck routes 

    South Carolina Department of Transportation (South Carolina State Library, 2011-07)
    For 100,000 lbs. permits, movement of loads is allowed only on the Interstate, US and SC routes shown on this map. All other routes are prohibited and in violation of the permit, with the exception of SC Port access roads.
  • Requirements for hydraulic design studies 

    South Carolina Department of Transportation (South Carolina State Library, 2009-05-26)
    This document delineates the requirements for hydraulic design studies performed for the South Carolina Department of Transportation. Its purpose is to give guidance to Departmental staff and to consultants performing ...
  • Requirements for hydraulic design studies 

    Hulbert, William H.; South Carolina Department of Transportation (South Carolina State Library, 2000-05-15)
    This document delineates the requirements for hydraulic design studies performed for the South Carolina Department of Transportation. Its purpose is to give guidance to Departmental staff and to consultants performing ...
  • On-the-job training program manual 

    South Carolina Department of Transportation (South Carolina State Library, 2012-03-15)
    In an effort to assist contractors with implementing On-the-Job Training Programs and with completing the Training Special Provision requirements on projects, the SC Department of Transportation has developed a standardized ...
  • South Carolina northern hurricane evacuation routes 

    South Carolina Department of Transportation. GIS Mapping Unit; South Carolina Department of Transportation (South Carolina State Library, 2003-05)
    This map shows major hurricane evacuation routes. It covers the upper eastern part of the state.
  • Fraud risk management program review 

    South Carolina Department of Transportation (South Carolina State Library, 2009-12-03)
    The South Carolina Department of Transportation has taken and is continuing to take appropriate steps toward establishing a Fraud Risk Management Program which will not only address the recommendation of External Auditors ...
  • Outdoor advertising nonconforming sign upgrade “pilot” project 

    South Carolina Department of Transportation (South Carolina State Library, 2009-03-12)
    South Carolina Department of Transportation proposes to implement a pilot project with the approval of the Federal Highway Administration for the upgrade of certain nonconforming signs along two major interstate highways ...
  • Pavement design guidelines 

    South Carolina Department of Transportation Office of Materials and Research Pavement Design Unit (South Carolina State Library, 2008-07)
    The purpose of pavement design activity is to provide the most cost-effective pavement structure while optimizing the level of service provided to road users. The SCDOT uses the 1972 edition of AASHTO Guidelines for ...

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