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Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority Special Board Meeting – March 31, 2020

A meeting of the Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority Board of Directors Meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 31, 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 John Andoh
March 29, 2020
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Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority Board Committees Meetings – March 27, 2020 and March 30, 2020

A meeting of the Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority Board of Directors Transit Operations RFP Ad-Hoc Committee will be held on Friday, March 27, 2020 @ 12 noon. The meeting will be held at the Lowell C. Spires Jr. Regional Transit Facility… [Read More]

posted by John Andoh
March 26, 2020
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The COMET: Why We Are Running

(March 25, 2020) Columbia, SC – The COMET is a vital tool for transportation in the Midlands that is committed to connecting citizens to the places they need to go safely and reliably. During this time, we have been asked “Why are buses still… [Read More]

posted by Pamela Bynoe-Reed
March 25, 2020
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Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority Board of Directors Meeting – Wednesday, March 25, 2020

A meeting of the Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority Board of Directors Meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 25, 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 John Andoh
March 20, 2020
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The COMET to Operate on a Saturday Schedule Starting Thursday, March 19, 2020

(March 18, 2020) Columbia, SC – The Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority (The COMET) announced today that transit in the Midlands will operate on a Saturday schedule beginning Thursday, March 19, 2020. The COMET will remain operational for… [Read More]

posted by Pamela Bynoe-Reed
March 18, 2020
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The COMET Takes COVID-19 Precautions and Adjusts Services

(March 16, 2020) Columbia, SC – Out of concern for the safety of the riding and general public, The Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority (The COMET) has taken additional measures to prevent the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) from affecting… [Read More]

posted by Pamela Bynoe-Reed
March 16, 2020
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Mobility That Works For You!

posted by John Andoh
March 11, 2020
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The COMET Is Working Hard To Keep You Safe On Our Buses And Fight COVID-19!

The COMET has taken measures to prevent the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) from affecting our passengers and assets: Hand sanitizers are installed on all 83 vehicles Signs inside all restrooms encouraging people to wash their hands… [Read More]

posted by Pamela Bynoe-Reed
March 9, 2020
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Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority Board Committees Meetings on Wednesday, March 11, 2020

A meeting of the Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority Board of Directors Committees will be held on Wednesday, March 11, 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
March 7, 2020
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THE COMET’S JOHN ANDOH, NAMED AMONG 50 MOST INFLUENTIAL

(February 28, 2020) Columbia, SC – Columbia Business Monthly has named John Andoh, Executive Director/CEO of Central Midlands Regional Transit Authority (The COMET), one of Columbia’s 50 Most Influential. The magazine makes its selection based on… [Read More]

posted by Pamela Bynoe-Reed
February 28, 2020