The Rapid to offer free reusable masks to riders

Grand Rapids

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — The Rapid will be offering free reusable cloth masks to riders starting Tuesday.

The masks will be available at Rapid Central Station’s information center from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, while supplies last. It will be limited to one per customer.

The Rapid received 500 masks from Public Thread, a Grand Rapids-based upcycling company.

Last month, The Rapid started requiring all riders who are medically able to wear a mask while on the bus and limited the total number of passengers to 15.

The Rapid is also reminding riders that the  new summer schedule will go into effect Tuesday.

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Online: The Rapid

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