DVS considers consolidation
The driver of the vehicle is it could soon be more difficult to get a drivers license if you live in the albert lea area.
Kimt news 3's maleeha kamal explains why.
I'm at the drivers license office in rochester.
Albert lea resident might soon have to driver an hour to this location to get to do their road or written exam.
The minnesota drivers vehicle service division is contemplating having only a regional driver exam station.
The possible change compelled state represenative peggy bennett to speak up with this post on social media.
Bennet says this would greatly impact her constituents... such as the elderly and single parents.
"this also impacts lower income people more who typically have jobs that easily can't take a half day off.
And many of those people or some of them don't have vehicles even to make the long distance.
Bennett wants to clarify that possible change does not mean the dvs location in albert lea is closing but that this service might not be offered at the location.
Bennett plans on meeting with state leaders this week to get representative bennett also says that due to covid?
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