Move Towards Better Transit in April 2015

Today Charleston struggles with an inadequate transit system which barely enables tens of thousands of people to get to work by riding decrepit 20 year old buses from the Atlanta Olympics, standing at muddy bus stops in the rain and living with the constant threat that service will be reduced or eliminated. It deprives transit […]

East Cooper Residents Encouraged to Attend April 20 Rapid Transit Planning Meeting

Mount Pleasant, SC (April 15, 2015) – Citizens from Mount Pleasant and the East Cooper Region can help bring better transit and less traffic congestion to their communities by attending the April 20-21 ALT I26 meetings on bringing regional rapid transit to the Lowcountry being held by the Charleston, Berkeley, Dorchester Council of Governments. The […]

Stop Sanford’s Anti Public Transit Bill

From Best Friends of Lowcountry Transit-  Local opposition is being organized now to stop Congressman Mark Sanford’s  bill in the US Congress to eliminate all federal support for public transit. Best Friends of Lowcountry Transit has been in contact with his office since he was elected about the transit issue, dropping off information on local initiatives […]

Candidates for Mayor Of Charleston & N. Charleston Bus with Us

The Cities of Charleston and N. Charleston will both elect Mayors in November 2o15.  In Charleton, after 40 years in Office, Joe Riley, a determined champion of Public Tranist, will be stepping down opening the way for a contested race. In N. Charleston, the Race for Mayor is also contested. Our organization doesn’t endorse candidates […]

Stand up 4 Transportation Charleston April 7-9, 2015

Three days of events will highlight the importance of public transit in the Charleston area as part of a nationwide effort the week of April 7 – 9, ending on national Stand up 4 Transportation Day.   Tuesday, April 7 On Tuesday, April 7, Best Friends of Lowcountry Transit will visit bus stops with information on the […]