Ridership Continues to Rise

Public Transit Ridership East of the Cooper reached a historic peak in August 2014, before taking a slight dip due to 8 rain days in September. All routes are up over a year earlier. The 40 Mount Pleasant Bus (Running between Wando HS and downtown Charleston every 40 minutes Monday to Saturday, Sunday service once […]

Mayor Asks for Input on Coleman Bus Stops

Mayor Linda Page has asked Hungryneck Straphangers to assist the Town of Mount Pleasant in gathering citizen input for bus stop improvements on Ben Sawyer and Coleman Boulevards, currently being served by the #41 Coleman Blvd Bus line.  Appropriate locations for seating and shelters will be considered as well as possible design elements for several […]

#41 Bus Up 59% in Mount Pleasant

The #41 Coleman Blvd. Bus, which runs between Downtown Charleston’s Visitor’s Center, over the Ravenel Bridge, out of Coleman Blvd. through Mount Pleasant’s Main Street District to a turnaround at the BI-LO on Ben Sawyer Blvd. bucked the summer slump to post a record ridership number of 3,335 rides onboard, an increase of 1253 passengers […]

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 […]

Bus with Us Candidates

Ann Johnson, (image, right)  of Charleston County Council took a ride with us on the Folly Road bus on Monday, June 30th., 2014.  She’s one of many local leaders who have spent some time on board talking to other riders and visiting people waiting at the stops. While anyone can ride the bus if they […]