New Year's Eve 2014 safety: Use these Valley resources to get home safe

PHOENIX - Grab your dancing shoes, your best shirt, the huge "2014" sunglasses and the noisemakers ... it's almost the new year.

As you ring in the New Year, we want to make sure you get home safe. If you've had too much to drink don't get behind the wheel, use the resources below to get a safe ride home.

FREE rides via METRO Light Rail and busses

The Valley METRO Light Rail and busses will be offering party-goers free rides TONIGHT starting at 7 p.m. Find your nearest stop and transportation schedules at CoorsLightFreeRides.com . You can also call 1-800-FREERIDES (1-800-373-3743) or text "FREE RIDES" to 90464.

AAA Tipsy Tow - Free one-way ride home

AAA Arizona is offering motorists a FREE one-way ride home (up to 10 miles) on New Years Eve. The service is available from 6 p.m. TONIGHT until 6 a.m., Jan. 1, 2014. Call Tipsy Tow at 1-800-AAA-HELP (1-800-222-4357) and provide the operator with the driver's name, home address, phone number and location. NOTE: High call volumes may mean longer wait times. Drivers traveling longer than 10 miles will be charged the company's standard rate.

Taxi Services

Discount Cab - 602-200-2000 (Phoenix) or 520-200-2000 (Tucson)
AAA Yellow Cab - 480-966-8377 (Phoenix), book online www.aaayellowaz.com
Clean Air Cab - 480-777-9777

App-based ridesharing services

Uber - Connects you with Phoenix drivers . Fares based on surge pricing. Fares increase after 12 p.m.
Lyft - Connect you with Phoenix-area drivers.
 

Before heading out, make sure you have a Designated Driver (DD), such as a friend or family member.

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