Leadership  About CARTA

The BCD Council of Governments provides staffing, management, and oversight of CARTA operations.

  • CARTA Board

    CARTA is a Regional Transportation Authority a state and government agency governed by an 18 member board with members representing jurisdiction of: Charleston County, The City of Charleston, The City of Hanahan, The City of Isle of Palms, The City of North Charleston, The Town of Kiawah Island, The Town of Mt. Pleasant, and The Town of Sullivan’s Island. Click Board Members for more information regarding members of the CARTA Board.

  • CARTA Staff

    The BCD Council of Governments provides staffing, management and oversight of CARTA operations. The BCD Council of Governments staff is responsible for all planning, grant administration and management, financial, project management, regulatory, oversight, contract administration, reporting, and performance standards development and compliance on behalf of the Board.

    BCDCOG staff is located at: 
    1362 McMillan Avenue, Suite 100. 
    North Charleston, SC 29405

    and

    3664 Leeds Avenue. 
    North Charleston, SC 29405

  • CARTA Contractors

    CARTA has developed a practice of outsourcing the provision of fixed route and paratransit service, legal functions, public relations functions, maintenance oversight, facility maintenance functions and engineering services.

    **CARTA staff is responsible for all contract administration duties related to all outsourced services and functions.

    CARTA contractors for paratransit and fixed route operations (Transdev) operate out of a CARTA – owned operations and maintenance facility located at: 
    3664 Leeds Avenue 
    North Charleston, SC 29405

  • CARTA Board of Directors


    MR. ED ASTLE

    CITY OF NORTH CHARLESTON
    7709 QUEST DRIVE
    NORTH CHARLESTON, SC 29418
    (843) 760-1856
    (843) 937-8811
    eastle@bellsouth.net

     

    MR. ALFRED HARRISON

    CHARLESTON LEGISLATIVE DELEGATION
    7058 CONSTELLATION DRIVE
    NORTH CHARLESTON, SC 29418
    (843) 754-9492
    (843) 207-1131
    Alfh12@aol.com
    lchristian@banksc.com

    MR. ELLIOTT SUMMEY

    CHARLESTON COUNTY COUNCIL
    4045 BRIDGE VIEW DRIVE
    NORTH CHARLESTON, SC 29405
    (843) 200-4244
    esummey@charlestoncounty.org

     

    MR. MARTY BETTELLI

    CITY OF ISLE OF PALMS
    3704 HARNETT BOULEVARD
    ISLE OF PALMS, SC 29451
    (843) 814-3131
    mbettelli@iop.net

     

    MR. DICKIE SCHWEERS

    CHARLESTON COUNTY COUNCIL
    931 SHELLMORE LANE
    McCLELLANVILLE, SC 29458
    (843) 513-9229
    dickieschweers@tds.net
    wp_jones@bellsouth.net

     

    MAYOR MINNIE NEWMAN

    CITY OF HANAHAN
    1255 YEAMANS HALL ROAD
    HANAHAN, SC 29410
    (843) 554-4221, EXT. 101
    mblackwell@aol.com
    DTurner@cityofhanahan.com 

    MR. VIC RAWL

    CHARLESTON COUNTY COUNCIL
    2853 PREAKNESS STAKES
    CHARLESTON, SC 29414
    (843) 766-7334
    vrawl@charlestoncounty.org

     

    MAYOR CRAIG WEAVER

    TOWN OF KIAWAH
    21 BEACHWALKER DRIVE
    KIAWAH ISLAND, SC 29455
    (843) 768-9166
    cweaver@kiawahisland.org
    stillerson@kiawahisland.org

    MAYOR JOHN TECKLENBURG

    CITY OF CHARLESTON
    PO BOX 652
    CHARLESTON, SC 29402
    (843) 724-3737
    tecklenburgj@charleston-sc.gov
    mathism@charleston-sc.gov
    benjamink@charleston-sc.gov

     

    MAYOR LINDA PAGE

    TOWN OF MT. PLEASANT
    100 ANN EDWARDS LANE
    MT. PLEASANT, SC 29464
    (843) 884-8517
    lpage@tompsc.com

    MR. DWAYNE GREEN

    CHARLESTON COUNTY
    LEGISLATIVE DELEGATION
    66 BARRE STREET
    CHARLESTON, SC 29403
    (843) 226-2626
    (843) 814-6578
    dmgreen6@mac.com 

    MR. MICHAEL SEEKINGS, CHAIR

    CITY OF CHARLESTON
    29 MONTAGU STREET
    CHARLESTON, SC 29401
    (843) 364-8583
    (843) 937-8811
    mseekings@leathbouchlaw.com
    bjohnson@leathbouchlaw.com

     

    MR. JAMES LEWIS

    CITY OF CHARLESTON
    292 SUMTER STREET
    CHARLESTON, SC 29403
    (843) 901-3897
    (843) 722-9065
    James.lewisjr2011@comcast.net

     

    MAYOR PAT O’NEIL

    TOWN OF SULLIVAN'S ISLAND
    PO BOX 427
    SULLIVAN'S ISLAND, SC 29482
    (843) 670-9266
    oneilp@sullivansisland-sc.com

     

    MAYOR R. KEITH SUMMEY

    CITY OF NORTH CHARLESTON
    PO BOX 190016
    N. CHARLESTON, SC 29419-9016
    (843) 740-2504
    mott@northcharleston.org
    mayor@northcharleston.org

     

    MS. MARY BETH BERRY

    CHARLESTON LEGISLATIVE DELEGATION
    1104 HARBOR VIEW ROAD
    JAMES ISLAND, SC 29412
    (843) 425-6473
    Mbberry1996@gmail.com

     

    MR. BRAD MORRISON

    TOWN OF MT. PLEASANT
    100 ANN EDWARDS LANE
    MT. PLEASANT, SC 29464
    (843) 884-8517
    (843) 514-2453
    bmorrison@tompsc.com

     

    MS. VIRGINIA WHITE JAMISON

    CITY OF NORTH CHARLESTON
    8139 LONG SHADOW LANCE
    NORTH CHARLESTON, SC 29406
    (843) 553-0885
    vjamison@northcharleston.org

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