Citizen Recognition

Representative Bales is appreciative of our citizens for outstanding services rendered to others and for personal accomplishments. Rep. Bales and other representatives recognize these individuals and groups by passing House Resolutions which are presented to them and which become part of the records kept by the House of Representatives.

Below are some of the individuals and groups in the Midlands, Elgin, Lugoff, and Camden that were recognized in the 2015-2016 legislative session.

Completed & On-Going Projects

Jimmy Bales offers more than just promises - He provides real results!
Below, you will find some of the Successfully Completed Projects and On-going/Pending Projects.
These are CLEAR examples of Jimmy working hard for you!

Completed Projects

  • Environmental study and survey to widen Lessburg Road

  • Funds secured to widen Leesburg Road

  • Garner's Ferry Recreational Center

  • Cross Roads Commuity Center (including a senior center)

  • Sheriff's substation at Lower Richland High School

  • Sheriff's substation at Screaming Eagle Road

  • Health Center at Eastover

  • Health Center at Atlas Road

  • Installation of a sidewalk from Caughman Road to Trotter Road

  • Installation of a sidewalk on Padgett Road

  • Installation of a sidewalk on Hallbrook Road

  • Intersection improvements at McEntire Air Base/Crossing Creek Road/Arnold Road

  • Intersection improvements leading to schools: Southeast Middle & Horrell Hill Elementary

  • Intersection improvements, turn lanes, realignment at Leesburg and Fairmont Roads

  • Left turn lanes on Garners Ferry at the Child Care Development Center

  • Road widening and lane installation projects on Pineview Road at Italian Way

  • Turning lanes and acceleration lanes installed on US 76/378 Garners Ferry Road

  • Left turn lane construction at Screaming Eagle Road at Highway Church Road

  • Turning lanes at Lebanon Methodist Church on US 76/378 Garners Ferry Road

  • Intersection improvements at Universal Drive/Sysco on US 76/378 Garners Ferry Road

On-Going Projects

  • Leesburg Road Widening
    $30,000,000 allocated
    Construction to begin in 2017
    Turn Lanes at Leesburg Road / Patricia Drive in conjunction with widening

  • Sidewalk Installation at Greenlawn
    $896,875 allocated
    Currently in bidding process

  • Sidewalk Installation at Bitternut Road
    $925,274 allocated
    Project near completion

  • Sidewalk Installation at Patterson Road
    $1,157,837 estimated cost
    Preliminary engineering phase underway

  • Turn Lanes on US-378 at Defender Corp.
    $390,656 allocated
    Currently in bidding process

  • Bridge Replacement over Mill Creek Road
    $6,674,623 allocated
    Work in progress

  • Resurfacing from Trotter Road to Lower Richland Boulevard
    $326,909 allocated
    Bidding to begin in June 2016

  • Resurfacing from Harmon Road to dead-end
    $105,089 allocated
    Bidding to begin in June 2016

  • Resurfacing on Leesburg Road
    $105,714 allocated
    Bidding to begin June 2016.

Bales Sponsored & Co-Sponsored Legislation

To search all legislation either sponsored or co-sponsored by Rep. Jimmy Bales organized by Legislative Session, visit SC State House Website.
Contact Jimmy
Contact Information


Rep. Jimmy Bales
503A Blatt Building
Columbia, South Carolina 29201


Rep. Jimmy Bales
1515 Crossing Creek Road
Eastover, South Carolina 29044