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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 1, 2016
DMV Assists Erskine Fire Victims at Kern County Local Assistance Center
Sacramento – The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) will offer limited services to Erskine Fire victims at an assistance center being set up at the Woodrow Wallace Middle School, located at 3240 Erskine Creek Road in Lake Isabella. The temporary center will be in operation beginning Friday, July 1, 2016 at 12:00 p.m.
Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. issued an emergency proclamation authorizing fee and/or penalty waivers for victims of wildfires in Kern County. Customers will be able to obtain at no cost, the following: duplicate driver licenses, identification cards, vehicle registration and title, and disabled person placards. In addition, they can acquire substitute license plates and stickers, vehicle disposal paperwork, driver record printouts and process a change of address.
Kern County Local Assistance Center
Woodrow Wallace Middle School
3240 Erskine Creek Road
Lake Isabella, California
Hours: Opens: Friday, July 1 12:00 p.m.
Monday- Fridays: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturdays and Sundays: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Closed: Monday, July 4
The DMV is one of several state agencies working together to provide this one-stop help center for residents impacted by the Erskine fire, burning in Kern County. Residents can obtain additional information about the Local Assistance Center by calling the Kern County Information Line at (661) 873-2660, from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. daily.
For assistance with DMV related business, call our helpful customer service center at 1-800-777-0133 or visit www.dmv.ca.gov.
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