MEDIA ADVISORY: Wilson Announces 2013 District Bus Tour Schedule

Aug 20, 2013
Press Release

On Monday, August 26, Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) will embark on his annual district Bus Tour.  Congressman Wilson will travel throughout South Carolina's Second Congressional District to visit with constituents, discuss their concerns, and share news of his efforts in Congress.

NOTE: Not all stops are media accessible.  Any media wishing to attend should contact Caroline Delleney with Congressman Wilson’s office at (202) 812-1426.

Monday, August 26th – Lexington County

8:00 AM         Meeting with Lexington Chamber of Commerce – 311 West Main Street, West Columbia

9:30 AM         Tour of Lexington Technology Center – 2421 Augusta Highway, Lexington

11:00 AM       Tour of Fisher Tank Company – 104 Fisher Tank Drive, Leesville

12:15 PM        Lunch at Shealy’s BBQ – 340 E Columbia Ave., Batesburg

2:00 PM          Chapin Chamber of Commerce Drop-In – 302 Columbia Avenue, Chapin 

3:15 PM          Tour of General Information Services – 917 Chapin Road, Chapin

4:30 PM          Irmo Chamber of Commerce Drop-In – 1248 Lake Murray Blvd., Irmo

Tuesday, August 27th – Richland County

8:00 AM         Forest Acres Town Hall Meet and Greet – 5205 North Trenholm Road, Forest Acres

9:30 AM         Tour of Blue Cross Blue Shield –2501 Faraway Drive, Columbia

11:00 AM       Tour of Patterson Fan Company – 1120 Northpoint Blvd., Blythewood 

12:30 PM        Tour of the University of South Carolina School of Medicine – 6311 Garners Ferry Road, Columbia

2:00 PM          Tour of Palmetto Health Baptist Hospital (Parkridge Campus) – 190 Parkridge Drive, Columbia

3:30PM           Tour of Providence Hospital Northeast – 120 Gateway Corporate Blvd., Columbia   

Wednesday, August 28th – Aiken County

7:15 AM         North Augusta AM Connections – North Augusta Community Center - 495 Brookside Avenue, North Augusta

9:15 AM         Visit to Hammond Hill Elementary School – 901 W Woodlawn Avenue, North Augusta

10:30 AM       Tour of Ameresco at Savannah River Site – Burma Road Building 705—4G, Aiken

12:00 PM        Meeting with Economic Development Partnership – 301 Gateway Drive, Aiken

12:30 PM        Visit to the Aiken County Applied Research Center – 301 Gateway Drive, Aiken

1:45 PM          Tour of BK All American Company, LLC – 103 Main Street, North New Ellenton

3:00 PM          Meeting with the City of Aiken – 135 Laurens Street NW, Aiken

3:45 PM          Tour of the Aiken Center for Active Seniors and Hitchcock Healthcare – 690 Medical Park Drive, Aiken 

Thursday, August 29th – Barnwell and Orangeburg Counties

8:00 AM         Business Roundtable hosted by the Barnwell Chamber of Commerce – 8273 Marlboro Avenue, Barnwell

9:30 AM         Tour of Dayco Products, LLC – 4445 Barnwell Road, Williston

10:45 AM       Tour of Carroll’s Welding and Fabrication – 3305 Hilda Road, Blackville

11:45 AM       Lunch at Miller’s Bread Basket – 483 Main Street, Blackville 

1:00 PM          Meeting with Mayor Mike Miller of Wagener, Mayor Thomas Williams of Perry, and Mayor Bob Salley of Salley – 111 Railroad Avenue West, Wagener

2:30 PM          Meeting with Mayor Earl Jeffcoat of North – 9305 North Road, North