Mayor Asks for Input on Coleman Bus Stops

Mayor Linda Page has asked Hungryneck Straphangers to assist the Town of Mount Pleasant in gathering citizen input for bus stop improvements on Ben Sawyer and Coleman Boulevards, currently being served by the #41 Coleman Blvd Bus line.  Appropriate locations for seating and shelters will be considered as well as possible design elements for several […]

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 […]

Public Transit Bus at Charleston, SC Airport

Transit riders wanting to travel to and from the Charleston International Airport to Mount Pleasant and the East Cooper area have new options which make the trip more comfortable and faster than in the past. The Aviation Authority put a bench out at the bus stop in July 2014 so riders can now sit down […]

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 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 […]