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As of 8am on Tuesday, September 12th, all routes are running as scheduled except for a detour on Route 47:Lower Richland Remember we will run our weekend schedule on Tuesday, July 4th. Happy Independence Day!!!
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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
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THE ECLIPSE IS COMING! – Here are a Few Things to Remember

THE ECLIPSE IS COMING! Monday, August 21st Please be prepared and be safe. Here are a few things to remember: Do not stare directly at the sun without “CE” certified glasses. The bus will pull over on the side of the road… [Read More]

posted by Tiffany James
August 17, 2017
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MEETING CANCELLATION NOTICE

MEETING CANCELLATION NOTICE  The COMET Service Committee and Finance Committee meetings scheduled for August 9, 2017 has been CANCELLED.  Next Regular Meeting will be held on September 13,… [Read More]

posted by Tiffany James
August 4, 2017
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The COMET Service Implementation of a Downtown Circulator

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING REGARDING PROPOSED The COMET Service Implementation of a Downtown Circulator Date: Thursday, July 13, 2017 Location:   The COMET Transit Center at 5:00pm – 6:30pm This forum will be held to present a… [Read More]

posted by Tiffany James
June 29, 2017
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The COMET Ribbon Cutting 06/21/17 at 11am

For Immediate Release June 15, 2017 Tiffany.james@CatchTheCOMET.org There will be a ribbon cutting on Wednesday, June 21st at the Lowell C. Spires Administrative, Maintenance, and Operations Building at 3613 Lucius Road, Columbia, SC, 29201… [Read More]

posted by Tiffany James
June 20, 2017
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The COMET Service Committee Meeting – Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 12:00pm

The COMET Service Committee will hold its monthly meeting on June 14, 2017 at 12:00pm. The meeting will take place in the large conference room located at The COMET Headquarters at 3613 Lucius Road, Columbia, SC. 20170614 Service Committee… [Read More]

posted by Tiffany James
June 13, 2017
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Central Midlands Finance Committee Meeting – Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 11:00 AM

A meeting of the Central Midlands Finance Committee will be held on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 11:00 AM. The meeting will be held at the COMET headquarters facility located at 3613 Lucius Road, Columbia, SC. 20170614 Finance Committee… [Read More]

posted by Tiffany James
June 13, 2017
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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