Ride the Bus Day

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(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) Members of The Augusta Bus Riders Association, from left, LaTanya Levi, Geraldine Wilson, and Sister Mary Griffin gather outside of Kmart after doing their shopping on Monday, July 23, 2012. Wilson, coordinator for the association, organized a Ride The Bus day, inviting the public to ride the bus to and from work, to better understand the "everyday plight" of those who rely on it.
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(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) Sister Mary Griffin, a member of the Augusta Bus Riders Association, walks to the bus stop after doing her shopping on Monday, July 23, 2012. The Association organized a Ride The Bus day, inviting the public to ride the bus to and from work, to better understand the "everyday plight" of those who rely on it. Griffin, who rides the bus three to four times a week, often walks to Walmart on Bobby Jones Expressway and back to the bus stop located on Davis Road.
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(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) Members of The Augusta Bus Riders Association, from left, LaTanya Levi, Geraldine Wilson, Annette McKie, and Sister Mary Griffin gather at the bus stop on Davis Road after doing their shopping on Monday, July 23, 2012. Wilson, coordinator for the association, organized a Ride The Bus day, inviting the public to ride the bus to and from work, to better understand the "everyday plight" of those who rely on it. "We're here in good weather and in bad weather," Wilson said as she wiped sweat from her brow.
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(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) Members of The Augusta Bus Riders Association, from left, Geraldine Wilson, Annette McKie, LaTanya Levi, Sister Mary Griffin, and Tae Kwangil gather at the bus stop on Davis Road after doing their shopping on Monday, July 23, 2012. Wilson, coordinator for the association, organized a Ride The Bus day, inviting the public to ride the bus to and from work, to better understand the "everyday plight" of those who rely on it. "We're here in good weather and in bad weather," Wilson said as she wiped sweat from her brow.
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(Emily Rose Bennett/Staff) Sister Mary Griffin, center, and Tae Kwangil, right, board a bus destined for Washington Road after completing their shopping on Monday, July 23, 2012. Members of The Augusta Bus Riders Association organized a Ride The Bus day, inviting the public to ride the bus to and from work, to better understand the "everyday plight" of those who rely on it.

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