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 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 […]

Express Park and Ride Stop Moved

The #2 Express Bus stop in Mount Pleasant has been relocated from K-mart to Wando Crossing Shopping Center due to the sale of the Kmart Property.  The other stop, at Oakland Market on N. 17 will remain where it is.  CARTA has provided the following  information and a table of the departure and arrival times […]

Put Transit in the Plan on May 29

Our suggestions for the Town Comprehensive Plan regarding public transit are now online: Comprehensive Plan Suggestions (PDF).   Mount Pleasant, SC- Please drop by one of these Thursday, May 29th. meetings on your way home to encourage the town to make public transit part of the town’s comprehensive plan, including better bus stops, bus pull […]