Candidates for Mayor Of Charleston & N. Charleston Bus with Us

The Cities of Charleston and N. Charleston will both elect Mayors in November 2o15.  In Charleton, after 40 years in Office, Joe Riley, a determined champion of Public Tranist, will be stepping down opening the way for a contested race. In N. Charleston, the Race for Mayor is also contested. Our organization doesn’t endorse candidates […]

Stand up 4 Transportation Charleston April 7-9, 2015

Three days of events will highlight the importance of public transit in the Charleston area as part of a nationwide effort the week of April 7 – 9, ending on national Stand up 4 Transportation Day.   Tuesday, April 7 On Tuesday, April 7, Best Friends of Lowcountry Transit will visit bus stops with information on the […]

CofC Student Sean Bath Moves with CARTA

Many students and faculty at the College of Charleston use transit to connect their lives East of the Cooper with their studies or work downtown. This week the C of C office of Sustainablity released a blog post by Student Sean Bath of James Island talking about his transit riding experience, which includes time riding from James […]

February Shows Strong Transit Ridership

Mount Pleasant, SC- Record February public transit ridership East of the Cooper demonstrated the area has developed a larger base of local transit riders than at any time in Its history with its flagship Mount Pleasant 40 CARTA bus line showing an 11% ridership increase over Feb. 2013. February is normally the lowest transit ridership […]

Enjoy ARTfest on the #40 on March 14

Mount Pleasant Towne Centre and the Town of Mount Pleasant will sponsor the 19th. annual Artfest on Saturday, March 14. It’s a great event to visit on Transit, avoiding the stress of traffic and parking. We have a full page of details on using public transit to get to and from Mount Pleasant Town Centre.  […]