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Whittier DMV Field Office Reopens September 22nd


Contact:  Office of Public Affairs
2415 First Avenue 
Sacramento, CA 95818
(916) 657–6437 |

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September 10, 2014

Whittier DMV Field Office Reopens September 22nd

SACRAMENTO — The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is reminding local customers that the Whittier field office located at 9338 S. Painter Avenue will reopen to the public on Monday, September 22, 2014, at 8 a.m. The field office closed for renovations on Friday, July 11, 2014.

When the office reopens, customers will notice new flooring, fresh paint, and redesigned furniture.

The DMV wants to remind customers that there are over 20 online services available on A few of those options are to renew your registration and driver license, complete your change of address, request your own driver record, and make an appointment.

Customers and employees have been redirected to the offices listed below until the renovations are complete:

  • Montebello – 424 North Wilcox Avenue, 8 miles away
  • Bell Gardens – 6801 So. Garfield Avenue, 9 miles away
  • Fullerton – 715 – 909 West Valencia Drive, 10 miles
  • Bellflower – 9520 East Artesia Blvd, 11 miles
  • West Covina – 800 So. Glendora Avenue, 12 miles
  • Westminster – 13700 Hoover Street, 15 miles

Fast facts – Whittier Field Office

  • Year Opened: 1972
  • Number of Employees: 38
  • Square Footage: 11,451
  • Average Daily Transactions: 630

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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