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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 29, 2014

Coalinga DMV Field Office To Close For Renovations

Sacramento – The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is alerting local customers that the Coalinga field office located at 406 East Elm Street will be closing on Wednesday, February 12, 2014, at 5 p.m.

The office first opened in 2004 and is closing for three weeks to make much needed improvements. The renovations include interior paint, parking lot repairs, building system heating, ventilation and air conditioning maintenance and exterior walk-ways that meet ADA compliance. The office will reopen to the public on Monday, March 10, 2014, at 8 a.m.

Employees and customers will be redirected to the Hanford field office located at 701 W. Hanford Armona Road until the renovations have been completed.

Fast facts – Coalinga Field Office

  • Year Opened: 2004
  • Number of Employees: 5
  • Square Footage: 3,680
  • Average Yearly Transactions: 47,000

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.

Save Time, Go Online! Doing business with the DMV has never been easier. The DMV offers an array of services to customers 24 hours a day, 7 days a week through its Website including online advance appointments for written and drive tests; vehicle registration and driver license renewals, selection of personalized license plates, changes of address and payment of fees via secure debit transactions. Customers can also effect transactions by calling DMV customer service at (800) 777–0133. DMV is a department under the California State Transportation Agency (CalSTA).

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