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DHEC employees using mass transit
  • Fewer vehicles on the roads decrease rush-hour traffic congestion.
  • Reducing mobile source pollution can improve air quality and have positive impacts on human health and the environment.
  • The costs of using mass transit is often less than the monthly cost of operating a personal vehicle; especially when you include fuel costs, parking fees, and regular maintenance.
  • Provides more opportunities for individuals who may not own or have access to a personal vehicle.
  • Taking advantage of mass transit opportunities provides time for reading, working or relaxing that might otherwise be spent idling in traffic.
  • Tax-based incentives and commuter benefits can become available through employers.

For more information please contact the Bureau of Air Quality at (803) 898-4123 or by email.