2019 was a busy year for PCC, to put it mildy. Starting from a whirlwind of legislative testimony we organized for H.3656, the complete streets bill, through the constant pressure we hold on SCDOT to pass that policy, we had a consistent refrain: “persistence”. So what did we do? Take a look: Grew the grassroots […]
Led by the Palmetto Cycling Coalition, we organized lobby day in partnership with the National Safety Council, Citizens for Safe Streets, Bicycle Corporation of America, Greenville Spinners Bicycle Club, ABATE (motorcycle lobby for SC), and many other individuals. This Alliance of Safe Streets advocates focused on S.723, the Hands Free bill, among a longer list […]
NOV 20, 2019, by Chris Clark As we told you last month, at the SCDOT Commission meeting, Secretary of Transportation Christy Hall announced the development of a new Bike-Ped Safety Action Plan the department is developing. Though the department is still working on the details, she shared an outline of the plan along with several promising […]
Secretary of Transportation Christy Hall unveiled the beginnings of a safer South Carolina for people biking and walking.