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Rt. 104 Detour Starting 07/06/17

Due to construction at the Railroad crossing at Montague and Gaynor, please take the following detour: 104 Eastbound On Route at Rivers and Mall Dr. Continue down Rivers Ave. past Morningside Dr. to Durant Ave. Take a left on Durant Ave. Continue down Durant Ave. to Holmes Ave. Take a left onto Holmes Ave. Take […]

Cannon & President Detours Effective 04/24/17

Starting on April 24, 2017 several routes will be impacted by road closures near Cannon and President.  Expect detours on routes 30, 31,203, 204 and 213.  To view full turn by turn detour directions, please click on the appropriate route listed to the right.  These detours will continue until further notice.  Please call 843-724-7420 if […]

Update: Private Sector Leaders Raise $46,000 and Challenge Others to Fund Route 20 on Charleston Peninsula

Feed the Need, Belmond Charleston Place, East Bay Company, Blackbaud and more involved in effort keep residents connected to groceries via CARTA Mickey Bakst and Paul Stracey of Belmond Charleston Place have officially presented a $46,000 check to the Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority that will fund an additional six months of free service on […]

Private-Sector Leaders Partner to Continue Funding Free Route 20 Service on Charleston Peninsula – and Challenge Others

Feed the Need, Belmond Charleston Place, East Bay Company, Blackbaud and more involved in effort keep residents connected to groceries via CARTA … Mickey Bakst of Feed the Need and Belmond Charleston Place, Hilton and Catherine Smith, East Bay Company, Neil Robinson, Sean Litton of Peninsula Company, Tony McAlister of McAlister Development Company, Blackbaud and […]

CARTA Looks to Put Refurbished Bikes Back on the Streets

First-mile/last-mile … Many public transit trips begin with a bike ride or lengthy walk and this holiday season the Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority (CARTA) wants to help riders overcome what’s been dubbed the first-mile/last-mile problem – and also spread some Christmas cheer. CARTA has partnered with Affordabike to refurbish 16 lost-and-found bicycles that will […]

New DASH Shuttles Now on the Streets

A better way to “DASH” around the peninsula for visitors, workers and residents … CARTA is pleased to announce the arrival of seven new Downtown Shuttle (DASH) vehicles that will enhance the transit experience for a growing ridership on the peninsula.  Hitting the road just in time for the holiday shopping season, the recently arrived […]

On Behalf of Transit, Thank You

By Mike Seekings and Ron Mitchum Charleston County last week approved a $2.1 billion half-cent sales tax referendum that included $600 million for mass transit. The result is an unprecedented win for public transportation in the region and underscores that only an integrated system of roads, transit and bike/pedestrian facilities will help alleviate traffic woes […]

BCD Council of Governments, CARTA to Receive $6.1 Million in Federal Funds for Commuter Buses

Funding is part of a competitive $211 million national program … The Berkeley-Charleston-Dorchester Council of Governments will receive $6.1 million to purchase commuter-style buses and related equipment in the Charleston region, the the U.S. Department of Transportation and Federal Transit Administration announced today. The funds will be put to use by the Charleston Area Regional […]

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