Marine Corps live-fire training to close waterways

info@islandpacket.comFebruary 21, 2013 

Live-fire training scheduled next week at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island will close several marshes and waterways.

The training will be from 6 a.m. to midnight Monday through Wednesday. Archers Creek, Ribbon Creek and Edding Creek will be closed to boat traffic during those times.

Normal live-fire hours are 6 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to noon Saturdays. Those creeks also are closed during those times, with the exception of Saturdays, when Archers Creek is open.

Details: 843-228-3170.

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