Greensboro Transit Authority honors first African-American female driver

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- ElizabethLizMcKinnon was honored at the Greensboro Transit Authority Board Meeting on Tuesday for her role in black history and continued service.

McKinnon was hired in 1981 by Duke Transit when the transportation system was owned by Duke Power. At only 22 years old, McKinnon became the first African-American female bus operator for Greensboro.

McKinnon was born in South Carolina but raised in Greensboro. She attended Dudley High School where she gained...

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