S.C. county scrambling for paratransit alternative

Posted on November 23, 2010

COLUMBIA, S.C. — As a precaution in case the Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority drops its transportation for the disabled due to imminent cutbacks, Lexington County is looking for a new source to provide paratransit services, The State reports. Transit agency officials are looking at reductions after Richland County’s proposed penny sales tax increase for bus operations and transportation improvements lost in the Nov. 2 elections. For the full story, click here.

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