Reprinted: Downtown Alliance Blog

‘They Appreciate Us’: Downtown Bus Driver On Giving Lifts To People Who Need Them Most
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‘They Appreciate Us’: Downtown Bus Driver On Giving Lifts To People Who Need Them Most

For the past six months, Carlisle Gibson has commuted from his home in Pennsylvania to his job driving the Downtown Alliance’s Downtown Connection bus around Lower Manhattan. A few weeks ago, Gibson finally made the leap and rented a place in Brooklyn, but hasn’t been able to settle in yet because, as he put it, “the whole…