Going Somewhere Together 2013

Welcome aboard, Transit Riders going somewhere together in 2013! Five Million trips will be made on Charleston County Public Transit this year.  Auto is optional for a new generation & economy evolving new priorities.  The urban, elderly, tourists, disabled, students and people too busy to drive are experiencing smarter, more connected mobility. Transit builds a […]

Bus to the Beach 2012

The Island Flex Bus #402 is a stress free way to get to the beach, with limited scheduled service to the front beach business district of the Isle of Palms and the opportunity to go nearly everywhere on the Isle of Palms or Sullivan’s Island by phoning in a reservation. While the times and prices […]

Grandparents can Dump the Pump this Summer

Mount Pleasant, SC- Grandparents East of the Cooper can dump the pump this summer by taking their grandchildren on public transit outings made more enjoyable without the car. By using the CARTA #40 Trans Mount Pleasant Bus running from stops along Johnny Dodds Blvd. to the Visitor’s Center downtown  and Express Buses running from Super WalMart […]

Rotten Apples Fall off the Transit Tree

CARTA transit trip directions can currently be obtained on Iphones and Ipads, as well as Android portable devices, Google maps and the CARTA website. However with the next OS 6 update, Apple will eliminate transit trip planning capability.  They are doing this to avoid paying fees for map system usage to Google.  As the world’s […]

Spoleto Sans Auto- Park Pleasantly Play Downtown

The Spoleto Season is a great opportunity for East Cooper Residents and Visitors to our area to enjoy the massive art festivals downtown, but a bad time to find a parking space.  Fortunately, CARTA public transit makes “Spoleto Sans Auto” possible, allowing you to park Pleasantly in Mount Pleasant and ride downtown on two CARTA […]