Bus with Us Candidates

Ann Johnson, 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 like, we’re […]

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 […]

Burns Appointed Interim Director of CARTA

  Best wishes to Jeff Burns, appointed interim director yesterday at the CARTA Board Meeting on June 18, 2014. Despite the problems reported in the Media involving the arrest of CARTA’s Executive Director Tuesday for disorderly conduct, service East of the Cooper was running on time this morning as expected. Former CARTA Executive Director Christine […]

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 […]

New Stops Built by Town

The Town of Mount Pleasant completed three new bus stops last week. All three stops include a generous, solid metal bench secured to a slab and should accommodate a family of four or three strangers comfortably.  Two are located at what have been the busiest bus stop on Johnnie Dodds Blvd,  One is across from […]