Bridgeside Gets it Right from the Start

A new 324 unit Bridgeside apartment complex planned for Patriot’s Point in Mount Pleasant, SC has transit in the plan right from the start and illustrates how far the effort to make transit work East of the Cooper has advanced in the last three years under the leadership of Mayor Linda Page, other members of […]

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 […]