Stand up 4 Transportation Charleston April 6-9, 2015

Three days of events will highlight the importance of public transit in the Charleston area as part of a nationwide effort the week of April 7 – 9, ending on national Stand up 4 Transportation Day. The College of Charleston will celebrate Sustainability Week all week, including events focusing on Transit.  Read the details in their […]

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 […]