Unique transportation option for New Year party goers - Tucson News Now

Unique transportation option for New Year party goers

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

A lot of people will be partying their way into 2013 tonight, and hopefully a lot of those people will have a designated driver or call a cab to get them home safely.

There is another unique option that party goers may want to consider as well.  In order to avoid a DUI, in addition to designating a sober driver, or calling a cab, party goers can also call Entourage Transportation. 

They are similar to a cab company, but with a twist that may make them a little more attractive.  Entourage will actually come pick up the party goer from wherever they are at and drive their car home for them, so the party goer won't have to worry about leaving their car somewhere. 

How do they do that, one may ask, well Entourage uses electric scooters that can fold up and be put in the trunk of the car; so after they drop the person off at their home with their vehicle, the Entourage driver gets on their scooter and they are on their way back to pick up the next person. 

Law enforcement says the majority of people that get DUI's say they just did not want to leave their car somewhere.  With Entourage Transportation they won't have to. Their pickup fee is $15 and then $3 per mile after.  

For more on this unique service go online to their website at www.entouragetucsonaz.com or call (520) 909-0100. 

Copyright 2012 Tucson News Now All rights reserved.

 

  • Local newsMore>>

  • breaking

    Tucson police asking for help locating missing endangered teen

    Tucson police asking for help locating missing endangered teen

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 12:53 AM EDT2017-03-29 04:53:33 GMT

    The Tucson Police Department is asking for the public's help locating 17-year-old Anthony Garcia. The teen is described as Hispanic, 5'10" tall, weighing 150 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. Although he is in his late teens, according to the release, he has special needs and functions at a much younger age.  

    The Tucson Police Department is asking for the public's help locating 17-year-old Anthony Garcia. The teen is described as Hispanic, 5'10" tall, weighing 150 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. Although he is in his late teens, according to the release, he has special needs and functions at a much younger age.  

  • breaking

    Interim Superintendent appointed for TUSD

    Interim Superintendent appointed for TUSD

    Wednesday, March 29 2017 12:17 AM EDT2017-03-29 04:17:50 GMT
    Dr. Gabriel Trujillo, interim Superintendent for Tucson Unified School District. (Source: Tucson News Now)Dr. Gabriel Trujillo, interim Superintendent for Tucson Unified School District. (Source: Tucson News Now)

    This appointment is effective immediately, according to a TUSD tweet.  

    This appointment is effective immediately, according to a TUSD tweet.  

  • Human smuggling attempts stopped at border checkpoints

    Human smuggling attempts stopped at border checkpoints

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 11:57 PM EDT2017-03-29 03:57:39 GMT
    Agents discovered a Mexican national in the trunk of a smuggling vehicle at the traffic checkpoint near Amado, AZ. (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)Agents discovered a Mexican national in the trunk of a smuggling vehicle at the traffic checkpoint near Amado, AZ. (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

    Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents recently stopped a human-smuggling attempt at the immigration checkpoint near Amado and another one during a vehicle stop near Three Points.  

    Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents recently stopped a human-smuggling attempt at the immigration checkpoint near Amado and another one during a vehicle stop near Three Points.  

  • Trending StoriesTrending StoriesMore>>

  • Breaking

    DPS identifies 3 stormchasers killed in crash near Spur, TX

    DPS identifies 3 stormchasers killed in crash near Spur, TX

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 9:48 PM EDT2017-03-29 01:48:14 GMT

    Troopers with the Department of Public Safety and deputies with the Dickens County Sheriff's Office were called to the scene of a fatal crash near Spur, TX. 

    Troopers with the Department of Public Safety and deputies with the Dickens County Sheriff's Office were called to the scene of a fatal crash near Spur, TX. 

  • 3 home invasion suspects shot to death

    3 home invasion suspects shot to death

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 9:27 AM EDT2017-03-28 13:27:41 GMT
    Tuesday, March 28 2017 9:27 AM EDT2017-03-28 13:27:41 GMT

    Three intruders, authorities say, broke into the rear of the home and were met by an the armed 23-year-old son of the homeowner.

    Three intruders, authorities say, broke into the rear of the home and were met by an the armed 23-year-old son of the homeowner.

Powered by Frankly