NORTH CREEK - As the Holiday season approaches, so does the need fro party planning. This year, Brant Lake Taxi will be hosting the 2nd annual "Operation Safe Ride" program for the local residents. The program consists of free rides from 7 pm - 4 am on New Year's Eve. Last year, 56 residents took advantage of the program and had a worry free evening while bringing in the New Year. This program will be operating in Brant Lake, Chestertwon, Pottersville, Warrensburg, North Creek and the immediate surrounding areas. It will offer rides to and from locations within these towns at no cost to the riders. The program is made possible from the financial support of local businesses. For more information on "Operation Safe Ride" or to book a taxi, call 494-2507.