Sober Ride Taxi Service Available Night of July 4th for D.C. Area Residents | WAMU 88.5 - American University Radio

WAMU 88.5 : News

Filed Under:

Sober Ride Taxi Service Available Night of July 4th for D.C. Area Residents

Play associated audio
On July 4, SoberRide will be offering free rides of up to $30 dollars from 10 p.m. Monday to 4 a.m. Tuesday. Those interested can call SoberRide at 1-800-200-TAXI (800-200-8294).
Elliott Francis
On July 4, SoberRide will be offering free rides of up to $30 dollars from 10 p.m. Monday to 4 a.m. Tuesday. Those interested can call SoberRide at 1-800-200-TAXI (800-200-8294).

Kurt Erickson, executive director of the program, wants D.C. area residents to remember that SoberRide will be available from 10 p.m. Monday until 4 a.m. Tuesday.

Those of legal drinking age can receive a free ride of up to $30 dollars by calling SoberRide at 1-800-200-TAXI (800-200-8294).

Last Independence Day, nearly 400 area revelers used SoberRide – that was a 60 percent increase over the previous year.

WAMU 88.5

For Anniversary Of President's Death, Ford's Theatre Focuses On Mrs. Lincoln

The very theater where President Lincoln was assassinated 150 years ago is remembering the woman who felt that great loss most accutely — The Widow Lincoln.

NPR

College Life Doesn't Have To Mean Crummy Cuisine, Says Dorm Room Chef

Sick of dining hall pizza, public health student Emily Hu taught herself how to cook — even with no oven. Now she's hoping to inspire her peers to pick up cooking skills and healthier eating habits.
NPR

Democrat Seeks To Authorize Operations Against ISIS

Rep. Adam Schiff of California plans to introduce a bill to allow congressional authorization of military operations against ISIS. NPR's Rachel Martin talks to Rep. Schiff about the new legislation.
NPR

In Sweden, Remote-Control Airport Is A Reality

Sweden is the first country in the world to use new technology to land passenger airplanes remotely. At an airport in a tiny town, flights are guided by operators sitting miles away.

Leave a Comment

Help keep the conversation civil. Please refer to our Terms of Use and Code of Conduct before posting your comments.