SUMMERVILLE — Dorchester County has approved a conceptual plan for Pine Trace park, to seek rezoning by the town of Summerville for the 330-acre property; it sits off Miles-Jamison Road inside town limits.

The plan includes a ropes course, a BMX track, an aquatic fitness competition pond, ballfields, pavilions, shelters and other features that officials hope will compete with vaunted Charleston County parks for fee-paying visitors.

An estimated cost of more than $8 million to build the park, though, isn’t nearly so attractive.

Read more in tomorrow’s The Post and Courier.

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