May 22, 2020The Rapid's mask giveaway begins Tuesday, May 26, 2020, and will last until the 500 masks have been distributed.
May 8, 2020The Rapid plans to increase service to accommodate the service area on May 26, 2020.
April 4, 2020Effective Monday, April 6, 2020, the following route changes will be in place.
April 2, 2020On April 2, 2020, Route 50 will begin picking up riders from the Route 12 stops from Bridge St. & Lake Michigan Dr. to Valley & Fulton.
April 1, 2020The Rapid is enforcing bus capacity limits to ensure the health and safety of riders and employees.
March 22, 2020Beginning March 24, 2020, The Rapid will implement a reduced service schedule.
Vernon J. Ehlers Amtrak Station will close to the public and Rapid Central Station will limit public access
March 19, 2020During COVID-19, changes are being made to limit public access to The Rapid's facilities.
March 17, 2020Health and safety are of the utmost importance to The Rapid in our efforts to provide public transportation services to the Greater Grand Rapids area. With the everchanging information regarding the mitigation of COVID-19 (coronavirus), we understand there is much concern regarding the safety of public transit.
March 12, 2020Your health and safety are of the utmost importance to us in our efforts to get you where you need to go.
March 3, 2020The Rapid's on-demand paratransit program, Rapid On Demand, will end pilot service on Friday, March 13, 2020.
February 14, 2020We need your input to make our bus system more convenient, more reliable and more efficient!
January 30, 2020Make your voice heard by sharing input on transportation projects and investments for all types of transportation in Kent and eastern Ottawa Counties.
January 14, 2020Fare changes will go into place on June 15, 2020.
December 6, 2019Service changes will be in place on Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2019.
November 21, 2019The only service The Rapid provides on Thanksgiving Day is to DeVos Place for the Mel Trotter Thanksgiving Community Meal.