South Carolina closes 4 rest areas to save money
South Carolina closed four of its highway rest areas this week to save more than $1 million.
The locations are on I-95, both northbound and southbound at mile marker 17; on I-85 at mile marker 89; and on I-26 at mile marker 202.
Last year, the state reopened several parking areas for trucks that had been closed earlier.
After the closures, the state operates 29 rest areas and welcome centers.
"There probably should be some minimum standards. But as long as the ...