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 […]

Bridgeside Gets it Right from the Start

A new 324 unit Bridgeside apartment complex planned for Patriot’s Point in Mount Pleasant, SC has transit in the plan right from the start and illustrates how far the effort to make transit work East of the Cooper has advanced in the last three years under the leadership of Mayor Linda Page, other members of […]

Vote Tuesday, May 7

Over the past three weeks, thousands of Transit riders in Charleston, Summerville, Goose Creek and Beaufort have been given an informational flyer on the Congressional Election “We Ride Together, We Vote Together.“ (Downloadable PDF).  More informatin on getting candidates to ride the bus as part of their campignas is online here. If you would like to […]

Battle for Buses in Beaufort

Beaufort County Democrats will join forces with Charleston County public transportation advocates, transit union organizers, South Carolina Progressive Network members, and concerned voters to wage a “Battle for Buses in Beaufort” on Friday, Apr. 19. “The Battle for Buses in Beaufort” is a unique project with the dual purposes of focusing attention on the need to […]

Bostic, Sanford Please Get on the Bus

Update- We’ll be meeting with the press at 11:15 am on Monday, March 25, at the Mary Street Transit center in Charleston (71 Mary Street, across the Street from Hughes Lumber) to urge the remaining Republican candidates to ride CARTA with us this week.  Everyone is welcome.  Facebook Event Signup, details. Charleston, SC- On March […]