Northwest Michigan Ride Share Connection
Northern Michigan Ride connects commuters for ride sharing to work, activities, and more throughout the Northwest Michigan region. Aligned with The Grand Vision, NMRide.net is an easy way to reduce traffic, save energy, and make friends who value this smart commute option. Northwest Michigan Council of Governments assumes no responsibility for the safety and/or satisfaction of ride sharers.
- Search for a ride by clicking on Need a Ride.
- Offer to give others a ride by clicking on Give a Ride.
- Learn more about ride sharing in Ride Share Tips, Ride Share Safety, and Etiquette.
Smart Commute Lifestyle
The goal of the annual Smart Commute Week in Northwest Michigan is to promote alternative ways to get around your town and region. Smart commuting includes bicycling, walking, carpooling or taking public transportation. Smart Commute Week promotes alternative transportation and to educates area residents of the benefits of a smart commute. Smart commuting includes many benefits for your health, for the environment and for your pocket book. Smart Commuting increases our mobility with less pollution.
Smart Commute Week is held annually in June.
Try Transit! Did you know you can take a bus on a set schedule from any of these villages: Frankfort, Benzonia, Beulah, Honor, Lake Ann, Empire, Glen Arbor, Maple City, Cedar, Northport, Omena, Peshawbestown, Suttons, Bay, Fife Lake, Kingsley, and Kalkaska (M-W-F Only)?