Winthrop University: Office of Sustainability - Resources
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Office of Sustainability
349 Columbia Avenue
Rock Hill, SC 29733
803/323-2389
803/323-4295 (Fax)
sustainability@winthrop.edu

Office of Sustainability

Transportation

My Ride Bus

The City of Rock Hill operates a fixed-route bus system.

  • Free to ride!
  • Four, fixed routes traveling along key corridors.
  • All-electric system with seven Proterra Catalyst® 35-foot buses, assembled in Greenville, SC.
  • Buses outfitted with free-wifi, mobile charging ports, and infotainment screens.
  • Buses are ADA compliant, with features such as wheelchair ramps, automatic voice annunciation system, destination and route signs, and priority seating with wheelchair securement system.

For more information about specific bus features, bus stops and routes, schedules, maps, and/or how to download MyRide mobile app, go to myriderockhill.com.  

 Comporium Bike Share Program

The Comporium Bike Share offers students, faculty, and staff an easy, low-cost and healthy way to get around Rock Hill.  

  • 2 hours free ride time each day 
  • 2 hubs located on Winthrop University's campus: Richardson Hall and on Scholar's Walk at West Center
  • Easy to use with six-digit account number and four-digit PIN 
  • 1 hour hold time (included within 2 hours)
  • Return to one of the convenient hub locations in service area (Old Town)

For more information about the program details and how to download SoBi mobile app, go to gotchabike.com/comporium

Supplementary Information

  • The League of American Bicyclists represents bicyclists in the movement to create safer roads, stronger communities, and a Bicycle Friendly America.  Through education, advocacy and promotion, the League works to celebrate and preserve the freedom cycling brings to members everywhere. 
  • Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center - Since its inception in 1999, the Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center's mission has been to improve the quality of life in communities through the increase of safe walking and bicycling as a viable means of transportation and physical activity.
  • Bike Rock Hill provides information about cycling in local community.  A brochure is available that shows the places to ride, rules of the road, multi-use trail etiquette and more.  Information is useful to both beginning and experienced cyclists.
  • Rock Hill Bicycle Club (RHBC) - Represents a collection of recreational riders, racers, and mountain bikers. As of 2005, the club has been in existence for over 25 years, with a membership of more than 100 riders. Known for its growing sports market, York County is one of the fastest growing regions in the United States, just minutes south of Charlotte, NC. While many RHBC members reside in York County, many others hail from neighboring Lancaster and Chester Counties as well as North Carolina cyclists from Mecklenburg, Gaston, and Union Counties.

Last Updated: 10/23/19