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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 20, 2017
DMV Helps San Diego County Fire Survivors at Local Assistance Center
Sacramento – The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is offering limited services free of charge to residents impacted by the Lilac wildfire at the newly established Local Assistance Center at 2260 Jimmy Durante Boulevard in Del Mar. The temporary center will open December 21 at noon.
Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. issued an emergency proclamation authorizing fee and/or penalty waivers for wildfire victims in San Diego County, which allows them to replace, at no cost, the following items if damaged due to the fire: duplicate driver licenses, identification cards, vehicle registration and title, and disabled person parking placards. In addition, fire victims can acquire substitute license plates and stickers, vehicle disposal paperwork, driver record printouts and process a change of address. These services also are available at local DMV field offices.
Local Assistance Center
Del Mar Fairgrounds
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd.
Del Mar, CA 92014
December 21, 2017 noon to 3 p.m.
The DMV is one of several state and federal agencies working together to provide services at this one-stop help center for residents impacted by the Lilac fire. The DMV has a webpage with current information related to California fire victims and assistance centers.
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