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COMET Announces Interim Executive Director

COMET Announces Interim Executive Director COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority (COMET), has named public transportation veteran Ann August, CCTM as the Interim Executive Director. In March, Bob Schneider announced he… [Read More]

posted by Tiffany James
May 15, 2017
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Three Additional Trips on Route 28: Midlands Tech Airport on 8/18/16

On Thursday, August 18th, Route 28 will include three additional trips, Monday-Friday.  Parts of Route 28 will be re-routed in downtown Columbia as seen on map below in red (gray is current… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
August 15, 2016
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Vehicle Surveillance RFP Due 09/21/16

The Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority d/b/a The COMET (referred to as either The COMET or the Authority) will accept proposals from qualified firms with experience in providing and installing an On-Board Video Surveillance System on… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
August 12, 2016
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Detour on Route 11: Fairfield Rd

Detour on Route 11: Fairfield Road  Due to a bridge closure on Old Oak Dr., there is a detour on Route 11: Fairfield Rd.  During the detour the route will run along Beaverbrook Rd to Wakefield Dr.  It will take a right on Wakefield Dr. and then… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
July 15, 2016
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Telephonic Special Meeting of The COMET Executive Committee, Friday, July 1 at 12:00 P.M.

Notice of and Agenda for Telephonic Special Meeting of the Central Midlands Transit Executive Committee Dial-In Information Telephone Number – 1-866-384-1729 Pass Code – 803-753-3232 Friday, July 1, 2016 12:00 noon COMET FACILITY –… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
June 30, 2016
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The COMET Audit History

In support of the community’s expectations for fiscal transparency, The COMET is providing copies of financial audits since 2014 at the link below. 2016-06-27 – The COMET Audit History 2014 to… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
June 27, 2016
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The COMET’s Service Standards Committee to meet on 04/13/16 at 12pm

The COMET’s Service Standards Committee will hold its meeting on Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 12:00PM. The meeting will be held at the COMET headquarters facility located at 3613 Lucius Road, Columbia, SC. If you are unable to attend the… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
April 11, 2016
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Overview of May 2nd Service Changes

The 101: N. Main Multiple turns in the downtown to go counter clockwise made this into a 75-minute route. The Orbit loop (downtown) will be reversed and the 101 will go back to 60-minutes. The loop through the College Place neighborhood is… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
April 8, 2016
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POEMS ON THE COMET 2016

The Comet has partnered with One Columbia to bring back Poems on the Bus!  This year’s topic is about Rivers.  Please see below for more info on this project.  Poems must be submitted by May 15, 2016. Bus Poems 2016 -… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
March 16, 2016
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March 9, 2016 Budget Committee Meeting

20160309 Budget Committee… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
March 2, 2016