Stand Up 4 Lowcountry Public Transit- #SU4T

The SC Lowcountry is currently engaged in a struggle to preserve and improve it’s public transit, connected to a nationwide effort to protect public transit. Act Today- See our Mary Bowers 520 #SU4T page for the activities planned for Wed. May 20 including attending the CARTA Board Meeting and sign our online petition before 5 am, […]

Sanford Skypes With Transit Advocates, N. Charleston Organizing Sat.

Congressman Mark Sanford reached out to activists at our April 23rd. demonstration against in a Skype videocall from his office in Washington.  In an intense, but cordial 20 minute exchange five activists discussed the importance of public transit to the people and economy of the Lowcountry. Congressman Sanford said his intent in introducing the legislation was to […]

Summerville to Charleston by Transit in 30 Minutes by 2022

Summerville to Charleston in 30 minutes by 2022 is the goal Best Friends of Lowcountry Transit proposes for regional rapid transit in the busy week of meetings now under way around Charleston, SC. This week transit advocates will attend meetings, ride bused, organize and hold a Thursday demonstration at the office of Congressman Mark Sanford […]

Stop Sanford’s Anti Public Transit Bill

Update- We’ve started a new page which combines links with information on the current effort to stop Sanford’s bill and build a better regional rapid transit system. Stand Up 4 Lowcountry Transit. 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 […]

Move Towards Better Transit in April 2015

Today the Lowcountry 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 […]