Spartanburg/Greenville I-85 Widening Project

SCDOT will be widening I-85 to 8 lanes between Pelham Rd and SC 14 ramps & between Brockman-McClimon and SC 101 ramps, and improve SB I-85 exit ramp at Jetport/SC 14 exit


  • Preliminary Engineering began Spring 2014 and is scheduled to be complete Autumn 2018
  • Right of Way is scheduled to begin Autumn of 2017 and be complete Autumn 2018
  • Construction is scheduled to begin Spring of 2019 and be complete Spring 2023

Update (August 2014):

Update (November 2014):

Update (April 2015):

Update (Jan 2017):

  • SCDOT will hold a Public Meeting Thursday, January 12, 2017 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm at the Oakland Elementary School Cafeteria (151 Mud Creek Rd, Inman) to focus on the segment of I-85 in Spartanburg County. People can drop in, see displays, get informational handouts and share comments with DOT.

Link to construction updates on the SCDOT website: I-85 Corridor Analysis Project