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Effective Immediately, The COMET is suspending all routes and discontinuing service until 5:45 a.m. on Sunday, 5/31. Riders may use Lyft code RideCOMET2059 to complete their destination. The COMET will pay up to $5.00 The COMET will Operate on an Enhanced Saturday Schedule Beginning Wednesday, May 20. Details in What’s New. Stay Safe! Please Wash Your Hands And If Sick Stay Home! Details On What The COMET Is Doing To Combat COVID-19 Is Available In What’s New!
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The COMET Temporarily Suspends Service, Effective Immediately

(May 30, 2020) Columbia, SC – In response to Mayor Benjamin’s curfew for the City of Columbia, and to protect the safety of our riders and employees, all The COMET bus routes are hereby suspended and we are temporarily shutting down the transit… [Read More]

posted by Pamela Bynoe-Reed
May 30, 2020
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Central Midlands Regional Transportation Authority MEETING CANCELLATION NOTICE

THE FOLLOWING REGULAR MEETING Of the  COVID-19 Ad-Hoc Subcommittee Meeting Of the CENTRAL MIDLANDS REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY A Public Agency Friday, May 29, 2020 12:00 P.M. Lowell C. Spires Regional Transit Facility 3613 Lucius… [Read More]

posted by Paige Jernigan
May 29, 2020
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Special Finance Committee – Thursday, June 4, 2020 at 9:00 A.M.

A meeting of the Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority Board of Directors Finance Committee Meeting will be held on Thursday, June 4, 2020 at 9:00 A.M. The meeting will be held at the Lowell C. Spires Jr. Regional Transit Facility – 3613… [Read More]

posted by Paige Jernigan
May 29, 2020
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Board of Directors Workshop – Wednesday, June 3, 2020 at 9:00 A.M.

A meeting of the Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority Board of Directors Workshop will be held on Wednesday, June 3, 2020 at 9:00 A.M. The meeting will be held at the Lowell C. Spires Jr. Regional Transit Facility – 3613 Lucius Road,… [Read More]

posted by Paige Jernigan
May 29, 2020
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Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority Board of Directors Meeting – Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at 12:00 P.M.

A meeting of the Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority Board of Directors Meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at 12:00  PM. The meeting will be held at the Lowell C. Spires Jr. Regional Transit Facility – 3613 Lucius Road,… [Read More]

posted by Paige Jernigan
May 22, 2020
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Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority COVID-19 Ad-Hoc Subcommittee Meeting May 22, 2020 at 12:00 P.M.

The Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority COVID-19 Ad-Hoc Committee will be held Friday , May 22, 2020 at 12:00 P.M.  The meeting will be held at the Lowell C. Spires Jr. Regional Transit Facility – 3613 Lucius Road, Columbia, SC 29201 in… [Read More]

posted by Paige Jernigan
May 22, 2020
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The COMET Changes Schedule to Enhanced Saturday Level of Service Beginning May 20

(May 18, 2020) Columbia, SC – The Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority (The COMET) announced schedule changes from an enhanced Sunday level of service to a Saturday level of service with added routes and increased frequency to accommodate… [Read More]

posted by Pamela Bynoe-Reed
May 18, 2020
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Central Midlands Regional Authority Board of Directors Special Service Committee Meeting on Monday, May 18, 2020 at 12:00 P.M.

A meeting of the Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority Board of Directors Special Service Committee will be held on Wednesday, May 15, 2020. The meeting will be held at the Lowell C. Spires Jr. Regional Transit Facility – 3613 Lucius… [Read More]

posted by Paige Jernigan
May 18, 2020
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Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority Board of Directors Committee Meetings – Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at 10:00 A.M.

A meeting of the Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority Board of Directors Committees will be held on Wednesday, May 13, 2020. The meeting will be held at the Lowell C. Spires Jr. Regional Transit Facility – 3613 Lucius Road, Columbia, SC… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
May 14, 2020
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Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority Meetings on Friday, May 15, 2020 Starting at 11:00 A.M.

The Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority Meetings will be held on May 15, 2020 at 11:00 A.M. for a special Board Meeting and 12:00 P.M. for COVID-19 Ad Hoc Committee.  The meeting will be held at the Lowell C. Spires Jr. Regional Transit… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
May 14, 2020