Getting Around Grand Rapids

When you arrive:

Making your way around Grand Rapids is easy and convenient by using ride share options and taxi's.

Parking. PDF File in downtown Grand Rapids is convenient, with thousands of available public spaces. DeVos Place also has 700 additional spots. Each downtown hotel has its own parking, and several parking structures offer electric car charging.

Once you're here, you'll be amazed how easy it is to get around. Logical street layouts, clear street signs and minimal traffic make driving a breeze. Or you can let someone else do the driving: Ride the Rapid, our safe, clean, energy-efficient public bus system. Grand Rapids has many public transportation options at the ready; check out what would work the best for you!

Explore all the maps you need to drive, park, bike, hike and locate specific attractions. Review a complete list of transportation options and assistance. Also, stay up to date on the most current roadwork conditions

Thanks to Experience Grand Rapids for providing content for these pages.

Contact Us
For any questions contact the IAEM Conference Manager, Julie Husk at or 703-538-1795 x 1789.
201 Park Washington Ct,
Falls Church, VA 22046
Dates and Locations

Dates and Locations of Future IAEM Annual Conferences:

 Oct. 15-22, 2021*
Grand Rapids, Michigan 

 Nov. 11-18, 2022*
 Savannah, Georgia

 Nov. 3-10, 2023*
 Long Beach, California

*The core program dates are Sunday-Wednesday, with additional Friday-Saturday and Thursday-Friday pre- and post-conference training and other options.

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