Kitsap Transit riders get new voice on FacebookJanuary 28th, 2013 by ed friedrich
Like most bus riders, Todd Penland has never attended a Kitsap Transit board of commissioners meeting. He can’t get off work for the morning events. That doesn’t mean he and other customers have nothing to say, and it’s why he created a Supporters of Kitsap Transit Facebook page.
Before the economy went bad, Kitsap Transit provided “an
admirable level of service for a community of our size,” he said.
But there have been reductions ever since while demand continues to
“A vital service like public transportation needs an involved and informed community in order to survive and thrive,” he said. “This page is meant to be a positive forum for those who are interested in public transportation in Kitsap County; a place where new ideas can be born and grow from the input of those who might otherwise go unheard. We hope that everyone who is interested in this subject — including the staff and management of Kitsap Transit — will join us there. Find it at www.facebook.com/KitsapTransitSupporters.