GRAND RAPIDS TRANSIT
Official Web site of the Grand Rapids Interurban Transit Partnership.
In 1963, the Grand Rapids Transit Authority became responsible for all transit lines in the Grand Rapids area. The last streetcars ran in 1935.
In 1864, the Street Railway Co. of Grand Rapids introduced horse car service in Grand Rapids. In the subsequent years, various companies operated the streetcars and buses in Grand Rapids.
Map showing streetcar system at its peak.
Buses have operated in Grand Rapids since 1923.
The various carhouses in the Grand Rapids area were eventually replaced with a single modern bus garage.
Some information for this page is from "Electric Railways of Michigan", the Central Electric Railfans' Association (CERA) Bulletin 103.
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