Free Rides Available for Halloween Revelers

Posted October 21, 2003 at 2:20pm

The Washington Regional Alcohol Program will offer free rides to Halloween partygoers who need a safe way to get home.

The SoberRide program will be offered from 8 p.m. Oct. 31 to 4 a.m. Nov. 1. Residents ages 21 and older can call (800) 200-TAXI for a free (up to $50 fare) ride.

SoberRide is available in the District of Columbia; Montgomery and Prince George’s counties in Maryland; and Arlington, Fairfax, Loudon and Prince William counties in Virginia.

H Street Tree Planting Takes Place This Weekend

Residents and business owners in the H Street Northeast neighborhood will meet this Saturday and Sunday to plant trees along the corridor from 9 a.m. to noon.

Tools, mulch and trees will be provided.

Interested individuals should meet at the H Street Main Street office, 961 H St. NE.

— Bree Hocking and Amy Carlile