East Cooper Residents Encouraged to Attend April 20 Rapid Transit Planning Meeting

Mount Pleasant, SC (April 15, 2015) – Citizens from Mount Pleasant and the East Cooper Region can help bring better transit and less traffic congestion to their communities by attending the April 20-21 ALT I26 meetings on bringing regional rapid transit to the Lowcountry being held by the Charleston, Berkeley, Dorchester Council of Governments. The […]

February Shows Strong Transit Ridership

Mount Pleasant, SC- Record February public transit ridership East of the Cooper demonstrated the area has developed a larger base of local transit riders than at any time in Its history with its flagship Mount Pleasant 40 CARTA bus line showing an 11% ridership increase over Feb. 2013. February is normally the lowest transit ridership […]

Wildlife Exposition and Public Transit

Public transit creates options for locals an visitors attending the Southestern Wildlife Exposition which can save time, money and reduce stress.  The annual event brings a lot of vehicles into Charleston’s historic street grid and many of these people are aren’t accustom to urban driving. Everyone will be happier if more people take the bus. […]

December 2014 Ridership Figures show Increase

East Cooper Public Transit ridership continued to show major increases over a year earlier in December 2014 with ridership on the flagship #40 Mount Pleasant Bus route running between Wando High School and Charleston posting a year to year increase of 2,373 additional riders to reach a total of 16,048 rides provided according to the report […]