Regional Rail, Do or Do Not Nov. 17

Notice- The Final of three meetings on possible regional transit options will be held tonight, Wednesday, Nov. 19 at North Charleston High School at 6 pm.  A new organization, Best Friend’s of Low-country Transit is planning a community visioning empowerment event in February to help drive the official process faster and in a more advanced […]

Candidates and Officials Who Have been on the Bus with Us

This page will begin with our efforts during the special Congressional election of 2013 and contains listings only for the candidates who have taken a formal bus with us ride with Hungryneck Straphangers.  It’s possible other leaders and candidates have also been on transit.  Please communicate with the campaigns directly before making your decisions about […]

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 […]

Vote Tuesday, May 7

Over the past three weeks, thousands of Transit riders in Charleston, Summerville, Goose Creek and Beaufort have been given an informational flyer on the Congressional Election “We Ride Together, We Vote Together.“ (Downloadable PDF) If you would like to help hand these flyers out on the buses to other riders, a very powerful way to encourage […]

Putting the Intermodal Center Back on Track

On April 5, 2013, Hungryneck Straphangers learned that for over a year, CARTA has been negotiating to sell the planned location of the North Charleston Intermodal center and use some of those funds to purchase the old, existing Amtrak Station East of River’s Ave, off of E. Montague in North Charleston so that location could […]