Increased Enforcement for New Year’s Eve

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The Lawrence Police Department will conduct increased enforcement over the New Year’s Eve holiday, beginning at 9:00pm, on December 31, 2013. The Department reminds citizens that smart planning for the holiday celebration includes assigning a designated driver or using a taxi or bus for transportation. In addition, anyone in Lawrence who is impaired and needs a ride home may call Tipsy Taxi at 785-842-8294 (TAXI) between 11:00pm, December 31, 2013 and 3:00am, January 1, 2014. When you call the number, you will need to ask for Tipsy Taxi, and please remember that the Tipsy Taxi will only transfer a person from the pick-up point to the home residence. The Lawrence Police Department wishes everyone a safe and Happy New Year.