August 5, 2019GO!Bus riders will now have access to on-demand transit with 15-minute or less wait times and curb-to-curb service.
July 24, 2019The Grand Rapids Autonomous Vehicle Initiative will begin their pilot with May Mobility on Friday, July 26, 2019.
July 14, 2019No fare is required to ride The Rapid on Clean Air Action Days.�
June 6, 2019The following detours will be in place during Festival of the Arts.�
May 9, 2019On Saturday, May 11, 2019, from 7 a.m. - 2 p.m.
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.