CDOT and Colorado State Patrol will begin to ramp up their DUI enforcement for the Thanksgiving holiday starting today (November 17th) in efforts to curb drinking and driving.

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The ongoing "Heat is On" campaign is aimed at Colorado DUI and DWAI laws in hopes to reduce the number of injuries and fatalities on the roadways caused by impaired drivers. In 2016, 101 law enforcement agencies arrested 522 impaired drivers during the same enforcement period.

Numerous options are available to safely get a ride home in Colorado. Ride services like Uber, Lyft and Z-Trip are always an option. As well as public transportation. If you are going to be in the Denver Metro area on Thanksgiving, Sawaya Law Firm is offering a "Free Cab Ride Program" on Thanksgiving day. Cab users can send their receiprs to Sawaya Law Firm for a reimbursement for their ride for up to $35.

 

Source: Heat is on Colorado