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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

June 16 Meeting on Intermodal Center

NOTE- This meeting has been held and our report on it is now online. All Aboard for the Intermodal Center Hungryneck Straphananers invites everyone interested in the success of tranist in the Lowcountry to join us at a Monday, June 16 public meeting on the long delayed and recently relocated Intermodal Center project.  Some of us […]