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Ring in the New Year with A Free Ride on MiWay

Dec 17, 2013

Leave your car at home this New Year’s Eve and travel safely to and from your destination on MiWay for free.

"Keeping Mississauga’s roads safe on New Year’s Eve is everyone’s responsibility," said Geoff Marinoff, director of Transit. “Leave behind the worry of who will be the designated driver on New Year’s Eve and enjoy a complimentary ride on MiWay," he added. "This free transit service is our way of ensuring everyone arrives home safely."

MiWay's Service Details:
New Year's Eve, December 31, 2013 - 7 p.m. to 12 a.m.
New Year's Day, January 1, 2014 - 12 a.m. to 4 a.m.

For those travelling after midnight, service hours will be extended on routes that depart from local malls, GO Stations and from the Islington Subway Station. Extended evening service details are available at

“If you're looking for a way to celebrate New Year's Eve, consider taking MiWay to Mississauga Celebration Square where you can enjoy a free concert, skating and more,” added Marinoff. Visit Celebration Square online or use the hash tag #MCSNYE on Twitter for more information.

Customized route and schedule information can be viewed at or by calling 905-615-INFO (4636) for customer information. To view scheduled departure times on a smartphone or other mobile device, visit

Twittercue: Ring in the New Year with a free ride on MiWay from 7 p.m. New Year's Eve to 4 a.m. New Year's Day.

 As Canada's sixth largest city, Mississauga is home to 741,000 residents and more than 54,000 businesses, including more than 60 Fortune 500 companies with Canadian head offices or major divisional head offices. A diverse, progressive and award-winning municipality located on the shores of Lake Ontario in the heart of the Greater Toronto Area, Mississauga is "Leading Today for Tomorrow" by focussing on delivering services, implementing its Strategic Plan, delivering value for money and maintaining infrastructure.


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Kimberly Hicks
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