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 […]

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

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 […]