Read the full Grand Rapids Challenge Brief here, which includes important information on the Challenge Question, Opportunity Areas, Evaluation Criteria, and Supplemental Resources.
The Challenge’s goal is to identify opportunities to create immediate impact for Grand Rapids residents and support long-term improvements to how people get around the city.
A total of $100,000 in funding is available to test or deploy winning ideas in Grand Rapids. Up to two pilots may be selected for funding with this demonstration funding pool. Terms of the award will be executed via a Statement of Work with the winner(s), and all promising proposals will be considered for further partnership by Grand Rapids and Challenge partners.
The Challenge Question
How might we create a seamless transportation system to improve quality of life for residents and visitors of Grand Rapids?
- Enable Smart Transportation Choices
- Extend Mobility Options
- Encourage Walking, Biking, and Busing