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We will run on a two hour delay on Thursday, January 18, 2018 due to inclement weather.  Service will begin at 7:30am. Please check back for updates or call our Inclement Weather Hotline at 803-255-7118.
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Detour on Route 6

There is a detour on Route 6 due to the road closure on Lucius Rd. Detail are below: Outbound and Inbound – Park to Marlboro – Lefton Marlboro – Right on Lucius to regular… [Read More]

posted by Tiffany James
January 10, 2018
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Catch The COMET to the Famously Hot New Year Celebration!

  Catch The COMET to see Elle King and Nappy Roots! Catching The COMET will help limit the amount of people who may drink and drive and it will be convenient for the riders as they do not need to find parking downtown or park far away. … [Read More]

posted by Tiffany James
December 29, 2017
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No Service on Christmas Day – December 25, 2017

There will be no service on Christmas Day, Monday, December 25, 2017.  Regular service will resume on Tuesday, December 26, 2017. Happy… [Read More]

posted by Tiffany James
December 24, 2017
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No Service on Thanksgiving Day – 11/23/17

There will be no service on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 23, 2017.  Regular service will resume on Friday, November 24, 2017. Have a Happy… [Read More]

posted by Tiffany James
November 22, 2017
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Veteran’s Day Parade Detour – 11/10/17

 Veterans Day Parade  – November 10, 2017   The transit center will be closed from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. The transfer site for all bus routes will be at Calhoun between Main and Assembly. All passengers will need to go to the Calhoun… [Read More]

posted by Tiffany James
November 8, 2017
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The COMET Finance and Service Standard Meetings – Wednesday, November 8th

The following meetings will be held on Wednesday, November 08, 2017 The COMET Finance Committee will meet @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM EST  The COMET Service Standards Committee will meet @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EST Both meetings will… [Read More]

posted by Tiffany James
November 6, 2017
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The Central Midlands Transit Board of Directors will be held on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 12:00 PM

A meeting of the Central Midlands Transit Board of Directors will be held on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 12:00 PM. The meeting will be held at the COMET headquarters facility located at 3613 Lucius Road, Columbia, SC. If you are unable to… [Read More]

posted by Tiffany James
October 25, 2017
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The COMET Committee Meetings Wednesday, September 13, 2017

The COMET will hold the following committee meetings on Wednesday, September 13, 2017. Executive Director Search Committee – 10:00 am Finance Committee – 11:00 am Service Committee – 12:00 pm These meetings will be held at The… [Read More]

posted by Tiffany James
September 12, 2017
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Route Detour Update – 10am 9/12/17

As of 10:00am on September 12th, The COMET is running as scheduled; however, there are some delays and detours due to Tropical Storm Irma.  Here are the route updates at this time:   The inbound Route 47: Lower Richland has a down power… [Read More]

posted by Tiffany James
September 12, 2017
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Park-and-Ride Options for the Eclipse

Keep in mind that you can park and ride if you are planning to go downtown for the Eclipse Festivities!  Here are some options: Harbison Area: Near the Harbison Walmart parking lot near Sam’s Club gas station; Follow bus route 34 to… [Read More]

posted by Tiffany James
August 21, 2017