December 2014 Ridership Figures show Increase

East Cooper Public Transit ridership continued to show major increases over a year earlier in December 2014 with ridership on the flagship #40 Mount Pleasant Bus route running between Wando High School and Charleston posting a year to year increase of 2,373 additional riders to reach a total of 16,048 rides provided according to the report […]

New Bus Shelters Ribbon Cutting at Towne Centre

Mount Pleasant, SC- Mayor Linda Page, Mount Pleasant Town Council and CARTA officials will join Towne Centre representatives and community transit advocates for the ribbon cutting for two new bus shelters at Mount Pleasant Towne Centre, an award-winning shopping destination at 10:30 am on Wednesday, January 21 at the new Round-a-Bout on Market Center Boulevard between […]

Dorchester Citizens for Better Transit Organizing Feb. 7

Dorchester Citizens for Better Public Transit will hold its organizational meeting on Saturday, February 7th. from 10 am to 12:30 pm at the Community Resource Center at 116 West 2nd. North Street in Summerville. SC. The meeting will begin with an informal drop in period from 10 to 11 am and conclude with a public […]

Petition- Support Progress on Passenger Intermodal Transportation Center

For over 16 years, the SC Lowcountry has been struggling to construct a transportation hub in North Charleston which would bring together local bus service, intercity bus service (Grayhound & Southeastern Stages). Amtrak, taxis and other forms of ground transportation. This hub would be linked to the Airport by shuttle bus. The project has suffered […]