Inauguration 2009: East Spencer residents planning bus trip to D.C.
A group of East Spencer residents are planning a bus trip to Washington, D.C., for the inauguration of Barack Obama, and a handful of seats remain.
The bus will leave the parking lot of Kmart on East Innes Street in Salisbury at 11 p.m. on Jan. 19, the night before the inauguration.
Plans are for the group to arrive in Alexandria, Va., about 5 a.m. on Jan. 20 and take the metro into Washington.
They’ll return the evening of Jan. 20, following the inauguration.
Derrick Foxx, one of the organizers of the trip, said the bus seats 54 people and about 15 seats remain.
Cost is $125 per person and includes an Obama T-shirt as well as $10 worth of snacks that will be provided by organizers on the bus.
For reservations or more information, call Derrick Foxx at 704-264-4061, Essie Foxx at 704-630-0922 or Chris Sifford at 704-202-6979.