ECCO Has a Deep Bench

East Cooper Community Outreach (ECCO) paid for the materials to place a new bench near their facility on Six Mile Road to serve riders using the CARTA 40 Bus Route which runs towards Charleston.  We were able to put out the second of our durable, eight foot benches under a lovely tree in their front […]

Vote Tuesday, May 7

Over the past three weeks, thousands of Transit riders in Charleston, Summerville, Goose Creek and Beaufort have been given an informational flyer on the Congressional Election “We Ride Together, We Vote Together.“ (Downloadable PDF) If you would like to help hand these flyers out on the buses to other riders, a very powerful way to encourage […]

Bustracker Realtime ETA Unleashed

Now you can find out when your bus will arrive at your stop based on real time GPS data using Bus Tracker.  People who don’t ride the bus don’t know how wonderful this is.  They haven’t spend hours waiting at bus stops.  We do.  It’s revolutionary for a lot of reasons. Without the Wait and […]

New 40, 41 Bus Routes Start Sunday

Service on the new 41 Coleman Blvd. Route will begin Monday, Feb. 25 and improved service on the 40 Trans Mount Pleasant bus begins Sunday.  Thanks to our East Cooper CARTA Board Representatives and local leaders for maintaining our share of CARTA services.  We’ve also learned the first three new bus stop benches will be […]

CARTA with #SC1 Candidates for Congress

Updated Info on the Transit Rider Voter empowerment effort can now be found at www.hungryneckstraphangers.com/vote. Mt. Pleasant, SC- Hungryneck Straphangers has now conducted Candidate’s rides on March 7, 13 & 28 and is waiting to schedule more based on candidate’s committments.  Our practice is to obtian the first committment for a date of the campaign’s […]