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 […]

40 Mount Pleasant Bus Route Up 19.9%

  Mount Pleasant, SC- East Cooper received good news in the CARTA April 2014 ridership report.  The #40 Mount Pleasant bus is now at 13 Riders per hour, total of 15,670 for the month, up 2,963 over one year ago, a 19.9% increase.  That is an all time record ridership for this route, which carried 9704 passengers in July 2007.  The route […]

How Will Charleston Ride the Bus 2030?

  The City of Charleston has launched a new transportation planningeffort and public transit seems to be getting some attention.  Asalways these efforts tend to degenerate to an autocentric quest forparking and asphalt unless we get the transit riding community to engage.  The effort was reported in the Post and Courier today.Please help keep this […]

CARTA to Visit Mt. Pleasant Farmer’s Market

Representatives from CARTA, East Cooper’s largest public transit provider, will be at the Mount Pleasant Farmer’s Market on Tuesday, May 20 to share information with the public about transportation services offered in our area. Please come by and say hello. Bring any ideas or questions you have.  Of course the best way to visit the […]