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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 27, 2014
Fontana Field Office Closing Permanently on July 11th
Brand New Fontana Field Office Opens in August
SACRAMENTO - The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) wants to inform customers that the Fontana Field Office at 16499 Merrill Avenue will close permanently on Friday, July 11, 2014, at noon. A brand new field office being built at 8026 Hemlock Avenue will open on Monday, August 11, 2014, at 8 a.m.
The new 21,000 square foot field office on Hemlock Avenue will reflect the state's commitment to sustainable building design. The building incorporates sustainable building materials, energy monitoring building systems, drought-tolerant landscaping, and water-efficient plumbing and irrigation systems. The project is also anticipated to achieve "LEED Silver certification" by the United States Green Building Council.
DMV Staff and customers will be redirected to San Bernardino, Redlands, and Rancho Cucamonga field offices until the new office opens in August.
Fast facts - Fontana Field Office
- Year Opened: 1975
- Number of Employees: 28
- Old Office Square Footage: 7,555
- New Office Square Footage: 20,654
- Average Daily Transactions: 1,979
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