DMV Suspends Saturday Service in August

California Department of Motor Vehicles
Media Relations Office
2415 First Avenue, MS F-122, Sacramento, CA 95818
Contact: DMV Media Relations

August 7 , 2008

The Department of Motor Vehicles announced today that all field offices regularly scheduled for Saturday service in the month of August will be closed due to the delayed State Budget and staffing constraints.

On the third Saturday of each month, 53 DMV offices provide service from 8 a.m. to noon.

The following offices will be closed on Aug. 16:

Bakersfield Chula Vista Clovis Compton
Daly City El Centro FolsomFresno
Fullerton Glendale Hollywood Inglewood
Laguna Hills Lancaster Los Angeles Merced
Modesto Oakland ColiseumOceanside Pittsburg
Pleasanton Rancho Cucamonga Redlands Redwood City
Riverside Roseville Sacramento Salinas
San Bernardino San Diego San Diego (Claremont)San Francisco
San Jose San Luis Obispo Santa Barbara Santa Clara
Santa Maria Santa Monica Santa Rosa Santa Teresa
Simi Valley South Sacramento Southwest Bakersfield Stockton
Thousand Oaks Torrance Vallejo Van Nuys
Ventura Walnut Creek Westminster West Covina
Yuba City    

Office addresses and further updates can be found on the DMV web site at


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