Walk-up Checked Bike Service Begins Aboard the Amtrak Pere Marquette

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Amtrak and the Michigan Department of Transportation will offer walk-up checked bike service aboard the Pere Marquette at the Chicago, St. Joseph-Benton Harbor, Holland and Grand Rapids stations for only $10, starting May 6. Reservations Required: Bicycle reservations are required and bike tickets must be presented to the conductor when boarding the train. Passengers can… Read more »

Grand Rapids, Michigan ranked fourth in top ten U.S. cities to find employment

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Forbes Magazine recently named Grand Rapids, Michigan as one of the top 10 U.S. cities to find employment. The ranking was based on variables including the diversity of industries in each city, cost of living, size range of companies offering employment and resident level of education. The information that Forbes used specific to Grand Rapids… Read more »