DTA Offering Free Rides on New Year's Eve

By KBJR News 1

DTA Offering Free Rides on New Year's Eve

December 11, 2012 Updated Dec 11, 2012 at 11:12 AM CDT

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.COM) -- The DTA is encouraging the public to play it safe by offering free DTA fares on New Year's Eve until 2:00 a.m.

The Duluth Transit Authority and Fond du Luth Casino are partnering to provide free DTA service on New Year's Eve.

DTA service will be free after 5:00 p.m. on Monday, December 31 including service well after midnight throughout the Twin Ports.

The last buses departing downtown Duluth, will leave as late as 2:10 a.m. on New Year's Day to accommodate those celebrating New Year's Eve.

Last buses departing downtown Duluth after midnight:

• West Mainline (Route 2): 2:10 a.m.
• East Mainline (Route 7) to Lakeside: 2:10 a.m.
• East 8th Street/UMD/Kenwood (Route 11K): 2:00 a.m.
• East 4th Street/Woodland (Route 13): 1:00 a.m.
• Piedmont (Route 9): 12:10 a.m.
• Central Hillside/Duluth Heights (Route 10): 1:10 a.m.
• Superior, WI (Route 16): 1:20 a.m.
Last bus departing Superior WI for Duluth: 1:42 a.m.

Trips arriving/departing downtown beyond the regular schedule:

• Route #1 on West Mainline/Zoo – 10:05 p.m.; 11:05 p.m.
• Route #2 on West Mainline – 1:10 a.m. and 2:10 a.m.
• Route #3 to 57 A.W. on West Mainline – 9:20 p.m.
• Route #6 East Mainline to UMD – 11:15 p.m.
• Route #7 on E. Mainline to Lakeside – 10:20 p.m., 11:10 p.m., 12:10 a.m. 2:10 a.m.
• Route #9 – 10:20 p.m., 12:10 a.m.
• Route #10 Duluth Hts./Mall – 12:10 a.m., 1:10 a.m.
• Route #11K East 8th Street/UMD/Kenwood – 1:10 a.m., 2:00 a.m.
• Route #13 East 4th Street/Woodland – 11:00 p.m., 12:00 a.m., 1:00 a.m.
• Route #16 Duluth-Superior – 8:20 p.m. 9:20 p.m. 10:20 p.m. 11:20 p.m. 12:20 a.m. 1:20 a.m.

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