Leadership

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

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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:
5790 Casper Padgett Way
North Charleston, SC 29406

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
eastle@bellsouth.net

 

MR. ALFRED HARRISON

CHARLESTON LEGISLATIVE DELEGATION
7058 CONSTELLATION DRIVE
NORTH CHARLESTON, SC 29418
lchristian@banksc.com

MR. ELLIOTT SUMMEY

CHARLESTON COUNTY COUNCIL
4045 BRIDGE VIEW DRIVE
NORTH CHARLESTON, SC 29405
esummey@charlestoncounty.org
glahm@charlestoncounty.org

 

MR. JIMMY WARD

CITY OF ISLE OF PALMS
2207 HARNETT BOULEVARD
ISLE OF PALMS, SC 29451
jward@iop.net

 

MS. ANNA B. JOHNSON

CHARLESTON COUNTY COUNCIL
P.O. BOX 13975
CHARLESTON, SC 29422
ajohnson@charlestoncounty.org
mschultz@charlestoncounty.org

 

MAYOR CHRISTIE RAINWATER

CITY OF HANAHAN
1255 YEAMANS HALL ROAD
HANAHAN, SC 29410
crainwater@cityofhanahan.com
dturner@cityofhanahan.com

MR. VIC RAWL

CHARLESTON COUNTY COUNCIL
2853 PREAKNESS STAKES
CHARLESTON, SC 29414
vrawl@charlestoncounty.org

 

MAYOR CRAIG WEAVER

TOWN OF KIAWAH
21 BEACHWALKER DRIVE
KIAWAH ISLAND, SC 29455
cweaver@kiawahisland.org
stillerson@kiawahisland.org

MAYOR JOHN TECKLENBURG

CITY OF CHARLESTON
PO BOX 652
CHARLESTON, SC 29402
tecklenburgj@charleston-sc.gov
benjamink@charleston-sc.gov

 

MAYOR WILL HAYNE

TOWN OF MT. PLEASANT
100 ANN EDWARDS LANE
MT. PLEASANT, SC 29464
whaynie@tompsc.com

MR. DWAYNE GREEN

CHARLESTON COUNTY
LEGISLATIVE DELEGATION
602 Rutledge Avenue
CHARLESTON, SC 29403
dmgreen6@mac.com
dwayne@greenlawsc.com

 

MR. MICHAEL SEEKINGS, CHAIR

CITY OF CHARLESTON
29 MONTAGU STREET
CHARLESTON, SC 29401
mike@seekingslaw.com 
Brittany@seekingslaw.com 

MAYOR PAT O’NEIL

TOWN OF SULLIVAN’S ISLAND
PO BOX 427
SULLIVAN’S ISLAND, SC 29482
oneilp@sullivansisland-sc.com

 

MAYOR R. KEITH SUMMEY, Treasurer and Secretary

CITY OF NORTH CHARLESTON
PO BOX 190016
N. CHARLESTON, SC 29419-9016
mott@northcharleston.org
mayor@northcharleston.org
randerson@northcharleston.org

 

MS. MARY BETH BERRY

CHARLESTON LEGISLATIVE DELEGATION
1104 HARBOR VIEW ROAD
JAMES ISLAND, SC 29412
Mbberry1996@gmail.com

 

MS. BRENDA CORLEY

TOWN OF MT. PLEASANT
100 ANN EDWARDS LANE
MT. PLEASANT, SC 29464
bcorley@tompsc.com

MR. RON BRINSON

CITY OF NORTH CHARLESTON
8655 MCCHUNE COURT
NORTH CHARLESTON, SC 29420
rbrinson@northcharleston.org


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CARTA Rider Alerts
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