News & Public Affairs


Public transit not working for some blind people in Pinellas listen

07/08/14 Janelle Irwin
WMNF Drive-Time News Tuesday
Listen to this entire show: listen to this show

Tags: blind, sight impaired, psta, DART


When the world around you is nothing but a veil of blackness, getting around becomes pretty hard. That’s the life of a blind person. But some members of a group for sight impaired Pinellas County residents say they don’t have access to reliable transportation. Kathy Millican is the president of the Pinellas Council of the Blind.

“They’ve had really substantial delays. People are not being picked up on time. Sometimes they’re not being picked up at all. Calls are being dropped. There’s not...

Be the first to comment

Healthy State Local Journalism Center