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Hawthorne DMV Field Office Reopens December 1st


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2415 First Avenue 
Sacramento, CA 95818
(916) 657–6437 |

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November 24, 2014

Hawthorne DMV Field Office Reopens December 1st

SACRAMENTO β€” The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is reminding local customers that the Hawthorne field office located at 3700 W. El Segundo Boulevard will reopen on Monday, December 1, 2014. The office closed for renovations on April 18, 2014.

The office first opened in 1974 and was in need of improvements. The renovations include replacing the public writing counters, new furniture, fresh paint, upgraded lighting, and modified public and employee restrooms.

When the Hawthorne field office reopens on December 1, 2014, the office will offer appointments starting at 7 a.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Fridays. The office opens at 9 a.m. on Wednesdays.

Employees and customers have been redirected to the offices listed below until the renovations have been completed:

  • Inglewood, 621 N. La Brea Avenue, 5 miles away
  • Torrance, 1785 W. 220th Street, 8 miles away
  • Los Angeles, 3615 S. Hope Street, 10 miles away
  • Compton, 2111South Santa Fe Avenue, 11 miles away

Fast facts – Hawthorne Field Office

  • Year Opened: 1974
  • Number of Employees: 40
  • Square Footage: 11,302
  • Average Daily Transactions: 683

The DMV periodically closes field offices throughout the state each year to address maintenance issues, infrastructure deficiencies, upgrade mechanical and electrical systems and replace equipment and finishes.


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