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Free cab rides for New Year's revelers

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PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. -

Free taxi rides are available for those out on New Year's Eve in Plattsburgh.

From 10 p.m. to 2 a.m., Plattsburgh City Taxi will be shuttling people home from bars and parties for free.

The Free Cab Ride Home program is aimed at reducing drinking and driving on New Year's Eve.

The law firm Martin, Harding and Mazzotti is funding the program, which covers all of Clinton County.

Clinton County District Attorney Andrew Wylie approached Plattsburgh City Taxi to take part in the program this year.

"Very nice promotion. If it helps save lives and accidents from happening we're all about that," said Perry Buck of Plattsburgh City Taxi.

The firm also provides free cab rides in Burlington, as well.

For a free New Year's Eve cab ride in Plattsburgh or Burlington call 1-800-LAW-1010 and a taxi will be sent to take you home.

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