Expect heavy traffic this morning: Vice President Joe Biden scheduled to visit Charleston port
Vice President Joe Biden will be in Charleston late Monday morning, likely snarling traffic in the wake of his motorcade.
Biden is scheduled to visit the Columbus Street terminal at 11:30 a.m. to talk about the importance of infrastructure investment to exports, economic competitiveness and job creation, according to a spokesman.
Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx and S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley and are scheduled to joint Biden at the port.
Biden will head out afterward to the port of Savannah, according to the spokesman.
Biden was at the port of Baltimore last Monday, highlighting a $10 million Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery grant to widen a channel.