Free rides on New Year’s Eve

There is another reason to celebrate this New Year’s Eve.

There is another reason to celebrate this New Year’s Eve.

Free rides on local transit will be offered on the day in question after 6:30 p.m. as Kootenay Boundary-B.C. Transit and the Regional District of Kootenay Boundary have partnered up to encourage people to make a smart choice if they are out celebrating.

Overnight on New Year’s Eve free trips will run from 6:30 p.m. until 3 a.m.

However, BC Transit customers should be aware of some holiday schedule changes, including a Dec. 31 regular weekday service and ski bus service.

For more information on transit in the Kootenay Boundary region call 250.364.0261 or visit www.bctransit.com/regions/kob.