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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 7, 2014

Ventura DMV Field Office To Close For Renovations

SACRAMENTO — The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is alerting local customers that the Ventura field office located at 4260 Market Street will be closing on Friday, February 21, 2014, at 5 p.m.

The Ventura field office has been in its current location since 1986 and is in need of improvements. When the office reopens in August, customers will notice new sidewalks and newly paved parking lot, renovated restrooms, new signage, updated floors, lighting and furniture.

Employees and customers will be redirected to the offices listed below until the renovations have been completed:

  • Oxnard, 4050 South Saviers Road, 9 miles away
  • Santa Paula, 250 West Harvard Boulevard, Suite A, 12 miles away
  • Thousand Oaks, 1810 Avenida De Los Arboles, 26 miles away
  • Santa Barbara, 535 Castillo Street, 31 miles away

Fast Facts – Ventura Field Office

  • Year opened: 1986
  • Number of Employees: 27
  • Square Footage: 8,579
  • Yearly Average Transactions: 145,866

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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