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The Rapid

Board of Directors

The Interurban Transit Partnership is the organization that brings The Rapid and all its transportation services to the Grand Rapids area. Its board of directors is made up of representatives of all six municipalities in The Rapid service area.

The board meets monthly, and meetings are open to the public.

2014 Meeting Dates

  • January 29
  • February 26
  • March 26
  • April 30
  • May 28
  • June 25
  • August 27
  • September 24
  • October 29
  • December 17--Annual Meeting

Meeting Information

Time: 4:00 p.m.

Place: Rapid Central Station Conference Room - 250 Grandville Ave SW, 2nd Floor, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503

Next meeting date: March 26, 2014

Rules for Public Comment: At its 8/25/10 meeting, the Board approved new rules for public comment (42 KB, PDF) during meetings. Public comment time is on every committee and board meeting agenda.

Please note: The board meeting, as well as all of the committee meetings, have been canceled for March due to lack of items on agenda. 

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Board of Directors

Board MemberAppointed By
Charis AustinWyoming
Timothy CochranWyoming
Rosalynn BlissGrand Rapids
Lisa Haynes, Vice ChairGrand Rapids
George HeartwellGrand Rapids
Barbara Holt, ChairGrand Rapids
Jack HoffmanGrand Rapids
Gary CareyWalker
Cyndy StekWalker
Steve KauffmanGrandville
Carole PettijohnGrandville
Stephen Kepley Kentwood
Terry SchweitzerKentwood
Amna SeiboldEast Grand Rapids
Aaron SmithEast Grand Rapids

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