Staff report

Charleston County Council’s chairman and the mayors of Charleston, North Charleston and Mount Pleasant will gather Friday to promote the extension of Interstate 526 across Johns and James islands.

All four leaders support the completion of the controversial project.

The presentations will be held from 10:20 to 10:50 a.m. on the second floor of the Lonnie Hamilton Public Service Building, 4045 Bridgeview Drive in North Charleston.

Council chairman Teddie Pryor and mayors Joe Riley, Keith Summey and Billy Swails will share their views on why they think it is crucial that the project be finished.