Mobility Month Leads to Complete Streets!

[June 3, 2022] You did so much for mobility in May! With all the petitions you signed, narratives and testimonials you provided, surveys you answered, trips by bike/bus/foot, bike lights you distributed — even the litter you pulled from Filbin Creek — you may be wondering what impact Mobility Month has on our region. The overarching […]

Major Ashley River Bridge Accomplishment

[April 18, 2022] This morning, Charleston Moves attended the regular meeting of the Charleston Area Transportation Study (CHATS) policy committee, which is staffed by the Berkeley-Charleston-Dorchester Council of Governments (BCDCOG) and made up of officials from across the 800-square-mile study area. On the agenda was the Ashley River Bicycle and Pedestrian Bridge. Those of you […]

Green Transportation Round-Up

[March 17, 2022] This afternoon, MUSC’s Sustainability Department hosted a virtual discussion on green transportation. Notably, there was an update from Jason Kronsberg, Director of the City of Charleston’s Parks Department, regarding the Ashley River Bicycle & Pedestrian Bridge. Here’s the latest: COVID and Administrative changes provided a 12-month extension, so October 30, 2022 is the […]

Victim-Blaming Solves Nothing, and Injures More

[February 7, 2022] Recently, a local newspaper ran two pieces, each with the theme that vulnerable road users need education. The first, an article, included quotes from law enforcement officials asserting neither infrastructure nor enforcement will help, and instead pedestrians need to take responsibility and follow the law, especially as they most often contribute to […]

City of Charleston Traffic & Transportation Committee Recap

[January 10, 2022] The City of Charleston’s Traffic & Transportation Committee met this afternoon to discuss a number of important topics related to multi-modal transportation. Please see below for an overview of the highlights. You can view the recorded livestream HERE. ASHLEY RIVER BIKE/PED BRIDGE Through the latter part of 2021, the City and their […]

Better North Bridge: Public Input Kickoff

[December 16, 2021] Better North Bridge: Public Input Kickoff Since 2015, four community members have been killed as they biked over the North Bridge between Azalea Drive in North Charleston and Poston Road in West Ashley. In addition to these fatalities, six people on bike or foot have been injured on the bridge since 2013. […]