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 […]

All Aboard! for the Intermodal Center

Over 150 People came together to discuss the plans for the Lowcountry’s New Passenger Intermodal Transportation Center in N. Charleston at the Danny Jones Center on June 16, 2014, showing the huge potential which exists when community, transit and opportunity connect. The plans for the new combination CARTA, Amtrak & Intercity Bus Station on the site […]

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 […]

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 […]