Public Transit Bus at Charleston, SC Airport

Transit riders wanting to travel to and from the Charleston International Airport to Mount Pleasant and the East Cooper area have new options which make the trip more comfortable and faster than in the past. The Aviation Authority put a bench out at the bus stop in July 2014 so riders can now sit down […]

Old Intermodal Site Goes on Sale

CARTA has placed the original site for the proposed inter modal passenger transportation center in North Charleston on Sale.  It is priced at 7.6 million dollars for 36.2 acre site.  City Paper article on sale. The sale of this property is an important link in the 18 year effort to build a ground transportation hub […]

Bus with Us Candidates

Ann Johnson, of Charleston County Council took a ride with us on the Folly Road bus on Monday, June 30th., 2014.  She’s one of many local leaders who have spent some time on board talking to other riders and visiting people waiting at the stops. While anyone can ride the bus if they like, we’re […]

Bus Ridership on #40 Route Rises by 2,409 passengers

Mount Pleasant, SC- Public Transit Bus Ridership East of the Cooper continued to increase in May 2014 according to data released by CARTA at its June Board Meeting. The #40 Mount Pleasant bus carried 15,629 passengers in May 2014, an increase of 2,409 passengers over May 2013. The #40 runs along and near Johnnie Dodds […]

Burns Appointed Interim Director of CARTA

  Best wishes to Jeff Burns, appointed interim director yesterday at the CARTA Board Meeting on June 18, 2014. Despite the problems reported in the Media involving the arrest of CARTA’s Executive Director Tuesday for disorderly conduct, service East of the Cooper was running on time this morning as expected. Former CARTA Executive Director Christine […]