All Aboard! for the Intermodal Center

Over 150 People came together to discuss the plans for the Lowcountry’s New Passenger Intermodal Transportation Center in N. Charleston at the Danny Jones Center on June 16, 2014, showing the huge potential which exists when community, transit and opportunity connect. The plans for the new combination CARTA, Amtrak & Intercity Bus Station on the site […]

Express Park and Ride Stop Moved

The #2 Express Bus stop in Mount Pleasant has been relocated from K-mart to Wando Crossing Shopping Center due to the sale of the Kmart Property.  The other stop, at Oakland Market on N. 17 will remain where it is.  CARTA has provided the following  information and a table of the departure and arrival times […]

40 Mount Pleasant Bus Route Up 19.9%

  Mount Pleasant, SC- East Cooper received good news in the CARTA April 2014 ridership report.  The #40 Mount Pleasant bus is now at 13 Riders per hour, total of 15,670 for the month, up 2,963 over one year ago, a 19.9% increase.  That is an all time record ridership for this route, which carried 9704 passengers in July 2007.  The route […]

CARTA to Visit Mt. Pleasant Farmer’s Market

Representatives from CARTA, East Cooper’s largest public transit provider, will be at the Mount Pleasant Farmer’s Market on Tuesday, May 20 to share information with the public about transportation services offered in our area. Please come by and say hello. Bring any ideas or questions you have.  Of course the best way to visit the […]

Park Pleasantly & Play Downtown

Mount Pleasant, SC is just across the river from Downtown Charleston and offers over one thousand hotel rooms at rates hundreds of dollars a day less than downtown.  Many of our hotels offer pools and other on site amenities downtown hotels cannot.  You can stay in Mount Pleasant, saving thousands of dollars on your vacation […]