Department of Motor Vehicles and Public Safety
Public Information Office
Contact: Kevin R. Malone
1399 American Pacific Drive
Henderson, Nevada 89014
Office : (702) 486-1311
Pager: (702) 598-8926
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 16, 1998
NEWS FROM: Department of Motor Vehicles
The long drive to Department of Motor Vehicles offices in Las Vegas is a thing of the past for the booming southeast Nevada city of Mesquite. The DMV has opened a full service office in one of the areas most popular shopping centers.
Grand Opening Ceremonies are set for 11:30 a.m. on Monday, June 22nd as the Mesquite Chamber of Commerce, local residents and businesses officially welcome the office and its two full-time staff members. Invited guest speakers include Senator Jon Porter and Assemblywoman Kathy Von Tobel.
Mesquite residents have always been able to use the mail for some DMV transactions. The department has also sent a Drivers License Travel Team to Mesquite every Friday since 1996. But until the new branch office opened May 26th, residents have had to drive to Las Vegas to obtain license plates.
Hours of operation for the new office are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday.
Grand Opening Details
Monday June 22nd, 1998 - 11:30 a.m.
Bowler Plaza (Smiths Shopping Center)
330 North Sandhill Boulevard
Take I-15 North to Exit 122, Turn Right on North Sandhill