The Last Transit Cuts in a New Century

CARTA’s decisions to change and reduce bus service in the Lowcountry on June 3 are an understandable, but ultimately regrettable compromise with a local culture which remains fixated on automobile transportation even as that system has begun to strangle the civic, cultural and economic life of the region. Best Friends of Lowcountry Transit hopes this […]

Sand Sculpt a Model for Lowcountry Rapid Transit

On July 18, 2015 the community will take build a sand sculpture model of the regional rapid transit system the Lowcountry needs as a sand castle complex on the front beach of the Isle of Palms following the Straphanger’s March to the Sea. The beach will give visionary artists, architects and planners the space to show […]

Enjoy ARTfest on the #40 on March 14

Mount Pleasant Towne Centre and the Town of Mount Pleasant will sponsor the 19th. annual Artfest on Saturday, March 14. It’s a great event to visit on Transit, avoiding the stress of traffic and parking. We have a full page of details on using public transit to get to and from Mount Pleasant Town Centre.  […]

Be the Jingle on Our Bus

Jesse and Frinds Brings the Jingle! Mount Pleasant, SC- Jesse and Friends Music of Mount Pleasant has agreed to fill all the remaining performance slots on board the Jingle Bus on Saturday, December 13 when we convert the CARTA 41 Coleman Blvd. bus into a holiday festival rolling through the heart of Mount Pleasant’s traditional Christmas […]

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 […]