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.


Online: The Rapid

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