Drunk Driving

Rides available in Williamsburg area for safe New Year's celebration

Williamsburg-area residents wanting to ring in 2018 with a few drinks and ensure a safe ride home will have a few options.

AAA Tidewater is offering a Tipsy Tow service for members and nonmembers alike on New Year’s Eve for the greater Hampton Roads area, including the Williamsburg region.

The service is available until 6 a.m. Jan. 1, with AAA providing free one-way transportation for the car and driver only to the person’s home. AAA says it does not accept reservations for the service.

Taxi services are available in Williamsburg, as well as in James City and York counties.

However, public transportation will not be an option for residents staying out until...