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 […]

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 […]