News

Free Rides Home after the St. Pat’s Day Festivities

Free Rides Home after the St. Pat’s Day Festivities

Photo: Newsradio WTAX

There is no excuse to get a DUI after Saturday’s St. Patrick’s Day celebration.  The Springfield Police and Fire Departments have banded together to offer free cab rides to those who have partied hard.  Bars downtown will have the vouchers from 3pm Saturday through 5am Sunday.

Illinois State Police, Sangamon County Sheriff’s Deputies, and area Police Departments will be out in force beginning Friday evening to get impaired driver’s off the roads.

Recent Headlines

in Election 2014, Local

Libertarian Gov. Candidate to Stay on November Ballot

Fresh
chad_grimm

A Sangamon County judge on Thursday rejected the Republican Party's attempt to have a Libertarian candidate for Illinois governor struck from the Nov. 4 ballot.

in Election 2014, Local

Rauner: Ethics Problems Are Quinn’s, Not Mine

Bruce Rauner (R), Pat Quinn

Rauner's firm owned a company which settled fraud charges with Georgia

in Local

CO Detectors Are Not Required in Schools

carbon_monoxide

After North Mac, expect legislation

in Local

Girl, 3, Safe after Abduction

police_lights

Mom, who has neither custody nor visitation rights, is jailed

in Local

Meat “Harvest” Facility, Market Denied Zoning Variance

municipalcenter

Springfield Planning and Planning Commission turns back request on a 4-3 vote