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UPDATE: The COMET Board of Directors Meeting – December 10, 2015

The COMET Board of Directors meeting location has changed. The meeting will be held at the COMET. Regular Meeting of the Central Midlands Transit Board of Directors. Thursday, December 10, 2015, 10:00 AM COMET FACILITY – 3613 Lucius Road,… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
December 9, 2015
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Stuff-A-Bus 2015

  Help Spread the Christmas Cheer by Donating Toys to Children Across the Midlands!!!! Here’s when you can donate at the following Walmart locations: December 4th – 5 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.  Columbia, SC – 5420 Forest Drive Lexington -… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
December 3, 2015
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The COMET Ridership

posted by The COMET
November 18, 2015
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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING REGARDING PROPOSED Route Changes    Date:                        Wednesday, November 18, 2015  Time:                        4:00PM – 7:00PM  Location:  … [Read More]

posted by The COMET
November 9, 2015
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Veteran’s Day Announcement

  Due to the Veterans Day Parade, the transit center on Sumter and Laurel will be closed from 8:30am-2:30pm on Wednesday, November 11, 2015.   We will temporarily relocate the transit center to Calhoun St. between Main St. and Assembly… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
November 5, 2015
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The Columbia Poet Laureate Ed Madden, One Columbia, and The COMET To Launch Poetry 101

For Immediate Release October 20, 2015 The Columbia Poet Laureate Ed Madden, One Columbia, and The COMET are partnering to bring poetry to The COMET this fall. Poetry on The COMET, Madden’s first major project as the city’s laureate,… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
October 20, 2015
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Route 88 and 31 to Run with No Detours

 For Immediate Release October 19, 2015 The COMET is running Route 88 Crosstown tomorrow on its regular schedule now that the detour is removed on Beltline Rd. Route 31 Denny Heights will run on its regular route since Monticello rd. is now… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
October 19, 2015
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The COMET Offers Fare-Free until Sunday, October 25th

For Immediate Release October 16, 2015 Contact Tiffany James 864-617-8746 Statement from Brian DeQuincey Newman of The COMET The COMET is operating on all routes except Route 88 as close to a full schedule as road conditions and… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
October 16, 2015
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Route Detours

Here is a list of detours along our routes. Route Detour Y/N If yes what is detour, or why not running 101 Y From N. Main, River, Clement, Duke, Monticello, Main 201 N   22 N   401 Y  Blocked off… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
October 12, 2015
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Road Closures

Here is a list of road closures.  Our buses are not able to run on these roads until further notice.   Road Closures *As conditions change, roadways may be opened.  North Region 5000 North Main St – Sinkhole (Barricaded) 6800… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
October 12, 2015