CofC Student Sean Bath Moves with CARTA

Many students and faculty at the College of Charleston use transit to connect their lives East of the Cooper with their studies or work downtown. This week the C of C office of Sustainablity released a blog post by Student Sean Bath of James Island talking about his transit riding experience, which includes time riding from James […]

February Shows Strong Transit Ridership

Mount Pleasant, SC- Record February public transit ridership East of the Cooper demonstrated the area has developed a larger base of local transit riders than at any time in Its history with its flagship Mount Pleasant 40 CARTA bus line showing an 11% ridership increase over Feb. 2013. February is normally the lowest transit ridership […]

Enjoy ARTfest on the #40 on March 14

Mount Pleasant Towne Centre and the Town of Mount Pleasant will sponsor the 19th. annual Artfest on Saturday, March 14. It’s a great event to visit on Transit, avoiding the stress of traffic and parking. We have a full page of details on using public transit to get to and from Mount Pleasant Town Centre.  […]

CARTA Board to Consider Report on Bus Service to the Beach Feb. 18

Update- The CARTA Board was unable to find a source of funding to support returning bus service to the Charleston area beaches at it’s February 2015 meeting. Bus Service to the Isle of Palms or Sullivan’s Island will be considered in a report to be presented to the CARTA Board on Wednesday, Feb. 18 at […]

Wildlife Exposition and Public Transit

Public transit creates options for locals an visitors attending the Southestern Wildlife Exposition which can save time, money and reduce stress.  The annual event brings a lot of vehicles into Charleston’s historic street grid and many of these people are aren’t accustom to urban driving. Everyone will be happier if more people take the bus. […]