Park Pleasantly & Play Downtown

Mount Pleasant, SC is just across the river from Downtown Charleston and offers over one thousand hotel rooms at rates hundreds of dollars a day less than downtown.  Many of our hotels offer pools and other on site amenities downtown hotels cannot.  You can stay in Mount Pleasant, saving thousands of dollars on your vacation […]

Help North 17 Public Transit Work for Everyone

Hungryneck Straphangers is planning a Public Transit Outreach Campaign in the area surrounding North Highway 17 from Highway 41 Outward to Ten Mile from Feb. 27 to March 8.  This would include working with Park West, Charleston National, businesses in the Area, the 10 Mile Community, Whitehall Terrace, Wando High School and Carolina Park. We […]

Shelter for a Shared Journey

This page will follow new developments in the effort to build an improved bus stop near the intersection of S. Shelmore Blvd. and Johnnie Dodds Blvd. in Mount Pleasant, SC.  This project engages some of Charleston finest designers of classical architecture, local craftsmen, landowners, government agencies and other community stakeholders.  We are grateful for the […]

#Getcovered with Affordable Healthcare on Public Transit

You can ride the bus to a future that provides your family with secure access to affordable healthcare starting January 1, 2014. With the December deadline to sign up for coverage under the Affordable Care Act approaching, the SC Progressive Network, of which Hungryneck Straphangers and the Richland County Transit Rider’s Association are both members, […]

Vote For Better Transit in Mount Pleasant

As our candidates for Mayor and Town Council campaign across the community in the Mount Pleasant Town Election, please ask them what they would do to improve public transit here.  The past seven years have seen transit ridership East of the Cooper double.  About 20 thousand rides were made on East Cooper Routes in September […]