TheRide Service Alerts

Road Closure & Bus Detours-S. State Street between Granger and Oakbrook

Published: Fri, 11/16/2018 - 2:55 PM

Please note the following road closure information from the City of Ann Arbor:

South State St. from Granger to Oakbrook: Monday, Nov. 26 - Friday, Feb. 1, 2019. Both directions will be closed to traffic for the installation​ of a duct bank for DTE. 

South University Closure

Published: Fri, 09/22/2017 - 5:22 PM

Monday, September 25-Friday, September 29, 2017.

Beginning on Monday, September 25, South University between Church St. and East University Ave. will be closed to vehicle traffic for storm drain and sanitary sewer work. 

Eastbound traffic on South University Avenue will be detoured south on East University Avenue, east on Willard Street, north on Church Street back to South University Avenue. Westbound traffic will be detoured south on Church Street, west on Willard Street, north on East University Avenue back to South University Avenue.

TheRide to Implement Summer Service Schedule

Published: Thu, 04/13/2017 - 10:20 AM

ANN ARBOR, MI –  The Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority (TheRide) is implementing its summer service schedule that will go into effect on Sunday, April 30, 2017.

TheRide Announces Public Comment Period for Proposed Service Adjustments

Published: Thu, 04/13/2017 - 10:12 AM

ANN ARBOR, MI – The Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority (TheRide) has announced a public comment period for proposed service adjustments. The adjustments are a result of a scheduled review and evaluation of services, including those implemented during the first phase of the Five-Year Transportation Improvement Plan. As part of this review, TheRide noted an increase in overall ridership year to date of 5.7% in fiscal year 2017 with the biggest gains coming from weekend ridership.

Bus Service Improvements Coming May 1!

Published: Wed, 04/27/2016 - 11:09 AM

Starting Sunday May 1, 2016 there will be improvements to TheRide's bus service.  Please visit for details.

Bus Service Changes Starting May 1, 2016:

What you need to know when there’s snow

Published: Mon, 12/07/2015 - 11:38 AM

While it hasn't snowed much yet, chances are we'll see the white stuff flying at some point soon.

Here are some great resources on how to deal with the snow when it comes our way: 

Snow Resources for Different Communities

If you live in Ann Arbor, check out for all sorts of snow-related resources and to track snow plows in real time.

If you live in Ypsi, you can go here to check out the rules for sidewalk snow removal.

3 Reasons TheRide’s Service Changes are Awesome for Downtown Ann Arbor

Published: Tue, 08/04/2015 - 12:02 PM

Attention anyone who works, shops, or visits downtown Ann Arbor! The next wave of bus service improvements are launching August 23rd 2015.  And they are going to be awesome for downtown Ann Arbor!  Here's why:

1. Later Saturday Service. Until now, you couldn't take a bus past 6:45pm on Saturdays. Now you can!  Starting August 23rd, most buses will now run until 10-11pm on Saturdays.  This includes all of the popular routes to and from downtown Ann Arbor. Click for details.

3 Things to Know About iShareaRide

Published: Tue, 04/28/2015 - 12:26 PM

As we gear up for the Commuter Challenge, we wanted to make sure you were aware of some of the resources you can use to help try an alternative commute.

If you live far away from work or have considered trying to find a carpool partner, but don't know where to start, this ones for you.

VIDEO: Winter Weather and TheRide

Published: Thu, 12/04/2014 - 3:03 PM

Looking to OWN WINTER and extend your bus commute into the winter months?  Here's a short video with some hints and tips for how to ride TheRide when it's snowy out there:

3 Upcoming Bus Service Improvements You Need to Know About

Published: Tue, 08/05/2014 - 4:03 PM

We are excited to announce the first round of bus service improvements taking place August 24, 2014.

To keep updated on all improvements happening over the next several years, make sure to check out TheRideYourWay.Org

Here are the 3 most important improvements for downtown Ann Arbor commuters:

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