Mount Pleasant, SC Bus Route Ridership Rises 54%

April 23, 2014, Mount Pleasant, SC- All East Cooper CARTA bus routes showed major increases in ridership in the April 2014 reports issued by the Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority. The new #41 Coleman Blvd Route, which runs from Downtown, through Patriot’s Point and along Coleman Blvd. to the BI-LO on Ben Sawyer Blvd. posted an […]

Vote For Better Transit in Mount Pleasant

As our candidates for Mayor and Town Council campaign across the community in the Mount Pleasant Town Election, please ask them what they would do to improve public transit here.  The past seven years have seen transit ridership East of the Cooper double.  About 20 thousand rides were made on East Cooper Routes in September […]

ECCO Has a Deep Bench

East Cooper Community Outreach (ECCO) paid for the materials to place a new bench near their facility on Six Mile Road to serve riders using the CARTA 40 Bus Route which runs towards Charleston.  We were able to put out the second of our durable, eight foot benches under a lovely tree in their front […]

Daniel Island Public Transit Meeting April 30

On Tuesday, April 30, 6-7 pm, public transit for Daniel Island advocates will gather at the Daniel Island Library from 6 to 7 pm for a public discussion on bringing full time bus service to the community this year.  The library is located at 2301 Daniel Island Dr Daniel Island, SC 29492.  The public is welcome to attend […]