April 22, 2019Get on Board Day is a new national advocacy day that is all about generating awareness of and increasing support for public transportation. The Rapid is partnering with organizations to have bus pop-ups throughout the Greater Grand Rapids area. The goal is to spread bus love and teach individuals of all ages and abilities on how to ride the bus!
April 15, 2019Due to Ferris State University school schedule, Route 100 will not be in service on April 18 & 19, 2019.
April 12, 2019On Sunday, April 14, 2019, many Rapid routes will be detoured due to the Gazelle Girl Marathon. Please plan your travel accordingly.
April 1, 2019The Rapid announces the start of construction for the Laker Line, a 13-mile route connecting Grand Valley State University in Allendale to the Michigan Street Medical Mile in Grand Rapids. An estimated 11,000 high-frequency rides per day will be taken on the Laker Line when it opens in August 2020.
March 29, 2019Construction season is kicking off on Monday, April 1, 2019.
March 26, 2019The City of Grand Rapids will close a number of streets during President Donald Trump's visit on Thursday, March 28, from 2:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
March 14, 2019National Transit Driver Appreciation Day is Monday, March 18, 2019. We’re taking this day of appreciation to the next level by encouraging the celebration of the entire transit team powering The Rapid. We're calling it Transit Team Appreciation Day.
March 5, 2019The Route 50 bus stop on Michigan near Coit will now be placed on Coit at Michigan.
February 1, 2019Due to Grand Valley State University closing on Feb. 1, 2019, routes will run on the following schedule.
Rapid Central Station will be a Kids' Food Basket Emergency Food Distribution Center on Jan. 31 & Feb. 1
January 31, 2019The Rapid is partnering with Kids' Food Basket to provide emergency food assistance.
January 30, 2019If you are riding with us today, please be advised of the following service alerts.
January 29, 2019Due to Grand Valley State University closing, Route 50, 85, 37 and 48 will run on the following schedules.
January 15, 2019Grants will help deliver transportation solutions in Battle Creek, Grand Rapids, Central UP and Southeast Michigan
January 4, 2019Beginning Monday, Jan. 7, Route 15 will return to previous routing eastbound. Route 15 will travel on Leonard to Leffingwell, left on Leffingwell through Kent Career Technical Center to Knapp. The westbound routing will remain the same using East Beltline to Leonard.
December 20, 2018A new study will help Grand Rapids, Kentwood and Wyoming focus on strategies to grow prosperity on Division Avenue corridor from Wealthy to 60th Street