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New Year's Eve: How to get home safe after celebrating

Posted at 9:09 AM, Dec 31, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-31 10:36:39-05

TAMPA, Fla. — When the New Year's Eve celebrations end and the firework smoke clears, remember these ways to get home safe.

Hillsborough Area Regional Transit

  • HART is offering free rides after 7 p.m. until the route's end of service. Hours are not extended.

Ride Share

  • If you're checking out the festivities at Curtis Hixon, you can get $10 off an Uber with the code: "SAFERIDETPA." There will be a pick-up and drop-off spot on Cass Street in front of the library.

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Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority

  • Free rides starting at 8 p.m. until 1 a.m.

TECO Streetcar

  • Free with service extended until 2 a.m.

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Downtowner Tampa

  • The on-demand ride service is free and will be operating until 9 p.m.

Water Taxi

  • Pirate Water Taxi will be free and operating until 10 p.m.