Where Does Sanford & Congress Stand on Lowcountry Transit?

Note- We’re informed that Congress will likely pass a sixty day extension for funding public transit due to run out on August 1, 2015. The bill passed the house on May 19 and was headed to the Senate and, if passed there, to the President for his signature as this was posted. Best Friends of […]

Mary Bowers Lowcountry Stand Up 4 Transit on May 20

On Wednesday, May 20, Best Friends of Lowcountry Transit will hold Operation Mary Bowers 520 to call on the supporters of transit in the Lowcountry to join a final push to persuade Mark Sanford and other members of our congressional delegation in the US House and Senate to support public transit in legislation now before […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]