July 2021

Route 8 Proposed Changes

By | July 26th, 2021|Blog, Uncategorized|

Please email all feedback to We are seeking response by Friday, August 13, 2021 View PDF of changes Here!

March 2021

Same Day COVID-19 Vaccine Trips

By | March 31st, 2021|Blog|

As COVID-19 vaccines are dispersed in the community, we've heard many are finding transportation to be a barrier in getting the protection they are wanting.  MAX wants to assist in lifting that barrier and connecting individuals to their medical care.  It has been decided that MAX will be accepting same day trips for passengers who [...]

Route Shout

By | March 3rd, 2021|Blog|

Macatawa Area Express passengers can now download a free app through the Apple Store or Google Play, allowing them to track their fixed route bus in real-time from their mobile device. The RouteShout 2.0, mobile app will also alert passengers of any service interruptions, route changes and bus stop closures through the text-messaging feature. In [...]

February 2021

Routes Due to Resume March 1st, 2021

By | February 15th, 2021|Uncategorized|

The MAX Team is excited to announce that Fixed Routes 1-8 will resume on March 1. Routes 9, 10 & 11 will not re-open at this time. All rides will remain free of charge until further notice. Due to limited seating of 20 passengers per bus on routes, we are limiting trips to work, medical [...]

October 2020

Transit Service Update

By | October 15th, 2020|Blog|

TRANSIT SERVICE UPDATE October 15, 2020    MAX Transit currently provides limited trips only between 6:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m. Monday – Friday and 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. on Saturday, which include work, grocery store (2 trips per passenger per week) and medical appointments. Saturday rides are reserved for passengers going to and from dialysis only. [...]

August 2020

Fare Increase Notice of Hearing

By | August 26th, 2020|Blog|

Macatawa Area Express Transportation Authority (MAX Transit) gives notice of a proposed fare increase to be effective on October 1, 2020. MAX Transit has operated under the same fare structure since 2006, and must increase fares to supplement the increase of operational costs. To continue to keep passengers and staff safe, MAX Transit has procured [...]

School Transportation Notice

By | August 26th, 2020|Blog, Uncategorized|

August 12, 2020   Due to the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) present order and following CDC guidelines during the COVID-19 pandemic, MAX Transit will continue to abide by the six feet of social distancing until such time our region moves to phase 6 category of the MI Safe Start Plan ordered by the Govenor of [...]

May 2019

Green Commute Week 2019

By | May 2nd, 2019|Blog|

MAX is participating in the 12thannual Green Commute Week organized by the Macatawa Area Coordinating Council(MACC).  This year, Green Commute Week is scheduled to take place May 12-18.  Green Commute encourages individuals and organizations to commute “green” at least twice within the week.  Whether this is walking, biking, carpooling or using public transit.   Come [...]

April 2019

Downtown Holland Park & Ride Shuttle

By | April 20th, 2019|Blog|

Avoid traffic and parking problems during Tulip Time by riding the Downtown Holland Park & Ride Shuttle, which circulates through Holland bringing you as close as possible to the heart of activities.  The shuttle arrives at seven designated stops every 15 - 20 minutes, and operates 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. every day of the [...]

December 2018

MAX Holiday Hours

By | December 10th, 2018|Blog|

Happy December, West Michigan! Among the hustle and bustle of getting everything ready for the holiday season, we here at MAX Transit want to make sure that everyone knows our holiday operation schedule. If you use MAX Transit often or as your primary way of transportation, we want you to plan your trips accordingly around [...]

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