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 […]

Dorchester Citizens for Better Transit Organizing Feb. 7

Dorchester Citizens for Better Public Transit will hold its organizational meeting on Saturday, February 7th. from 10 am to 12:30 pm at the Community Resource Center at 116 West 2nd. North Street in Summerville. SC. The meeting will begin with an informal drop in period from 10 to 11 am and conclude with a public […]

Yes Mayor Linda, There Was a Jingle Bus

 Mount Pleasant, SC- On December 13, 2015 on Jingle Bus we began developing our own Christmas on transit song book.  Most of the musicians enjoyed being on the bus and many of their songs morphed to the bus, not merely the words, but the actual music took on some of the rhythm and sound of the […]

Jingle Bus 2014 Overview

New- Smart Phone Jingle Bus- Just what you need Saturday in your pocket A rolling Holiday Celebration will move through the heart of the Mount Pleasant Holiday Weekend on Sat., Dec. 13 when Hungryneck Straphangers, CARTA and the Town of Mount Pleasant team up to launch Jingle Bus. The CARTA 42 Coleman Blvd. Bus will be […]