PULLMAN, Wash. -- Pullman Police announced Thursday that Uber is licensed to start operating in the city starting Friday.

Police posted on Facebook that Uber can start providing transportation at 10 a.m.

Uber already operates in most of Western Washington, including cities like Seattle, Tacoma and Olympia. It also operates in Spokane and Eastern Idaho, including Coeur d'Alene.

Pullman Police said they are looking forward to the people of Pullman having safe rides, especially with football fans pouring in.