#41 Bus Up 59% in Mount Pleasant

The #41 Coleman Blvd. Bus, which runs between Downtown Charleston’s Visitor’s Center, over the Ravenel Bridge, out of Coleman Blvd. through Mount Pleasant’s Main Street District to a turnaround at the BI-LO on Ben Sawyer Blvd. bucked the summer slump to post a record ridership number of 3,335 rides onboard, an increase of 1253 passengers […]

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 […]

Old Intermodal Site Goes on Sale

CARTA has placed the original site for the proposed inter modal passenger transportation center in North Charleston on Sale.  It is priced at 7.6 million dollars for 36.2 acre site.  City Paper article on sale. The sale of this property is an important link in the 18 year effort to build a ground transportation hub […]

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 […]