Charleston Co. bus stop pickup and shelter locations

CHARLESTON COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) —  The Charleston County Government has opened several shelters, and is providing transportation to those shelters at various pickup locations throughout the county between now and noon on Friday, where residents can find safety as Hurricane Matthew approaches.

South Carolina Emergency Management Division (SCEMD) said evacuees seeking refuge from Hurricane Matthew should call 866-246-0133 to be directed to the nearest open emergency shelter anywhere in the state. That is the state’s public information phone system, which is operational 24 hours a day until South Carolina is no longer in danger.

Open Shelters in Charleston County

  • North Charleston High School, 1087 E Montague Ave, North Charleston, SC 29405
  • Stall High School, 3625 Ashley Phosphate Rd, North Charleston, SC 29418
  • A.C. Corcoran Elementary, 8585 Vistavia Rd, North Charleston, SC 29406
  • Midland Park Primary, 2415 Midland Park Road, North Charleston, SC 29406
  • Ladson Elementary, 3321 Ladson Rd, Ladson, SC 29456
  • Edmund A. Burns Elementary, 3750 Dorchester Road, North Charleston, SC 29405 (Pet / Pet Owner Shelter)

Click here for the full Charleston County Hurricane Preparedness Guide 2016

The Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority (CARTA) will transport Lowcountry residents to nearby shelters as Hurricane Matthew approaches.

CARTA will begin transporting people at 8:00 a.m. on Thursday. Those requesting a ride from downtown Charleston are asked to call 843-724-7420, and will be taken to an available hurricane shelter in Charleston County.

All other pickup locations are listed below

North Charleston #1 (Lower North Charleston)

  • Economy Inn & Suites – 5020 Rivers Avenue
  • Chelsey Point Center (Ship Watch) – 3655 Rivers Avenue
  • Military Magnet Academy – 2950 Carner Avenue
  • Felix Pinckney Community Center – 4790 Hassell Avenue
  • Food Lion at Remount Road & N. Rhett
  • Gussie Greene Community Center – 2012 Success Street
  • Bus stop at 2336 Meeting & Delaware Streets (Union Heights)
  • Fabian Shopping Center (Old Piggly Wiggly) – 4310 Rivers Avenue
  • Felix C. Davis Community Center (Park Circle) – 4800 Park Circle
  • Ron McNair School – 3795 Spruill Avenue
  • Perry-Webb Community Center – 3200 Appleton Street
  • Evening of Prayer Church, Spruill & Echo Avenues (Union Heights)
  • Bus stop at Meeting & Hackeman Avenue (Union Heights)
  • Al Cannon Detention Center — 3841 Leeds Avenue

North Charleston #2 (Upper North Charleston)

  • Ladson Elementary School – 3321 Ladson Road (Ladson)
  • Charleston Korean United Methodist Church – 2745 Shadow Drive (Deer Park)
  • Kmart Super Center – 8571 Rivers Avenue (Otranto)
  • Wal-Mart – 7400 Rivers Avenue Unit A
  • North Charleston Center (Northern Tool) – 5900 Rivers Avenue
  • Pepperhill Elementary School – 3300 Creola Lane
  • BP at 2707 Ashley Phosphate Road & Stall Road
  • Rivers Park Business Center – 8085 Rivers Avenue

 

North Charleston #3 (Dorchester Road Corridor)

  • Goodwin Elementary School – 5501 Dorchester Road
  • Lambs Elementary School – 6800 Dorchester Road
  • Food Lion – 7550 Dorchester Road
  • Burns Elementary School – 3750 Dorchester Road
  • Oak Ridge Plaza (old Piggly Wiggly) – 5060 Dorchester Road
  • Brentwood Plaza – 4400 Dorchester Road

 

Mount Pleasant #1 (Arthur Ravenel Bridge to the Isle of Palms Connector)

  • The Plaza at East Cooper – 615 Johnnie Dodds Blvd
  • Bi-Lo – 1440 Ben Sawyer Boulevard
  • Public Library – 1133 Mathis Ferry Road
  • Moultrie Middle School (rear side) – 645 Coleman Boulevard
  • Town Center (Belk) – 1200 Belk Drive
  • Northcutt Plaza – 280 W. Coleman Blvd

 

Mount Pleasant #2 (North of the Isle of Palms Connector)

  • Guy C. Lee – 2985 Highway 17 North
  • OLD Laing Middle School – 2213 Highway 17 North
  • Jennie Moore Elementary School – 2735 Bullrush Basket Lane
  • Belle Hall Elementary School – 385 Egypt Road
  • FUTURE Luch Garrett Beckham High School – 1560 Mathis Ferry Road
  • Harris Teeter – 2031 Hwy 41
  • Whitesides Elementary School – 1565 Rifle Range Road

 

Isle of Palms and Sullivan’s Island

  • Isle of Palms Recreation Center – 24 28th Avenue (Isle of Palms)
  • IOP US Post Office – 1000 Palm Blvd
  • Sullivan’s Island Elementary School – 2014 Mike Perkis Place (Sullivan’s Island)
  • Sunrise Presbyterain Church – 3222 Middle Street (Sullivan’s Island)

Awendaw and McClellanville

  • South Santee Community Center – 710 S. Santee Road off Rutledge Road (South Santee)
  • McClellanville Middle School – 711 Pinckney Street (McClellanville)
  • St. James-Santee Elementary School – 8900 Highway 17 North (McClellanville)
  • Berkeley Co-Op – 7200 Highway 17 North and Union Road (Awendaw)
  • Sawgrass Center – 6448 Highway 17 North (Awendaw)
  • Seewee Outpost – 4853 Highway 17 North (Awendaw)
  • OLD Berkeley Co-op – 3745 Highway 17 North and Lieben Road – (Mt. Pleasant)
  • Dollar General – 10141 Hwy 17N
  • McClellenville Dinner – 9905 Hwy 17N
  • Mt. Nebo AME Church – 5600 Hwy 17N
  • Greater Zion AME Church – 4174 Hwy 17N

 

Downtown Charleston

  • Charleston Progressive School – 382 Meeting Street
  • Archer Building OLD Sanders-Clyde Elementary School – 220 Nassau Street
  • Burke High School – 244 President Street
  • Joseph Floyd Manor – 2106 Mt. Pleasant Street
  • Gaillard Municipal Auditorium – 95 Calhoun Street
  • Memminger Elementary School – 20 Beaufain Street
  • Bridgeview Village Apt Complex – 108 D North Romney
  • Freddie Whaley Recreation Center – 1810 Doscher Avenue

CORRECTION: We have made a correction to the address of the pet shelter. The correct address is below. Charleston…

Posted by Charleston County Government on Wednesday, October 5, 2016

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