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Original Route 47 Restored effective May 1st

Route 47 will be restored back to it’s original route effective May 1, 2017.  The turn-by-turns for this route is listed below. ROUTE 47: LOWER RICHLAND TURN-BY-TURNS ~ MONDAY THRU FRIDAY ~   OUTBOUND   LEAVE GARAGE… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
April 17, 2017
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VETERANS DAY DETOUR

Due to the Veterans Day Parade, the following detours will take place:   Veterans Day Parade November 11, 2016 # 101 – College Place – Inbound – Right on Elmwood, left on Assembly, left on Calhoun, left on Main, and continue… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
November 7, 2016
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2017 COMET Board of Directors and Committee Meeting Dates

The Central Midlands Transit (The COMET) Board of Directors meets the 4th Wednesday of every month at the COMET Headquarters, located at 3613 Lucius Road, Columbia, SC in the large conference room 2nd floor. Click the link below to see a list of… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
October 24, 2016
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Central Midlands Transit Board of Directors Meeting 09/28/2016

A meeting of the Central Midlands Transit Board of Directors (The COMET) will be held on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 4:00pm at Columbia City Hall, located at 1737 Main Street, Columbia, SC. The Board of Directors Packet is provided in the… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
September 26, 2016
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LABOR DAY SERVICE

For Immediate Release September 1, 2016 Please be advised that The COMET will run weekend schedules on Labor Day, Monday, September 5, 2016. Please call 803-255-7100 for any questions or concerns. You may also view our schedules online at… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
September 1, 2016
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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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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING – Service Changes to the Forest Drive Corridor

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING REGARDING PROPOSED The COMET Service Changes to Forest Dr. Corridor and Other Route Adjustments Date: Thursday, August 11, 2016 Location:   The COMET Transit Center at 5:00pm – 7:00pm This forum will be… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
July 26, 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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Minor Adjustments to Route 11 and Route 301

*There will be minor adjustments to Route 11 and Route 301 effective June 6, 2016.  Please see maps below.   Changes to Route 11:  Instead of running straight up Colonial, the bus will take a left on Lorick Ave and then a right on… [Read More]

posted by The COMET
June 1, 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