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Thursday, November 16, 2017
DMV Offices to Close Thursday, Nov. 23, for Thanksgiving Day
  All Department of Motor Vehicles' offices will be closed on Thursday, November 23, for the Thanksgiving Day holiday. DMV's regional service centers and major service offices will reopen Friday, November 24, at 7:45 a.m.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Notification of Selected Vendors for Licensing Services RFQ Extended to December 1
  The Department of Motor Vehicles has extended to December 1 the date for notifying the vendors selected to provide licensing services. Those not selected will also be notified on that date. Additional analysis and the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday made the extension necessary.

Thursday, November 09, 2017
DMV Offers Veterans Flag on Licenses, IDs and License Plates
  The Department of Motor Vehicles, as part of the state’s recognition of veterans for their services, issues flags on the licenses of veterans and statistics show that nearly 10,000 veterans statewide received one to honor them and to establish their eligibility for various discounts, programs and services. Veterans interested in this designation can apply through the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Wednesday, November 08, 2017
DMV and Travelers Announce 10th Annual Teen Safe Driving Video Contest -- Deadline for Entries is March 1, 2018
  DMV and Travelers partner each year to raise awareness about safety behind the wheel with the state’s youngest and most inexperienced drivers. The goal is to create peer-to-peer education and influence about developing safe driving habits.

Monday, November 06, 2017
VIDEO: Operation Lifesaver - Rail Safety Education
  Operation Lifesaver is working to change people's behavior around railroad tracks and crossings with the national public awareness campaign, See Tracks? Think Train!

Monday, November 06, 2017
Notice of Petition for Rate Adjustment and Public Hearing - Nonconsensual Towing and Storage Rates
  A public hearing will be held on this matter beginning on December 6, 2017, at 9 a.m. in Room 2A of the Legislative Office Building, 300 Capitol Avenue, Hartford, CT.

Monday, October 16, 2017
National Teen Safe Driver Week (Oct. 15-21. 2017)
  Connecticut continues to show strong improvements in stopping fatal crashes among these young and inexperienced drivers. In 2008 Connecticut passed tougher laws aimed at improving safety for 16 and 17-year-old drivers and the data indicate that the laws are effective in reducing fatalities related to teen driving.

Monday, September 18, 2017
Consumers Warned About Purchasing Flood-Damaged Vehicles
  Governor Dannel P. Malloy, Attorney General George Jepsen, U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal, the Department of Motor Vehicles and the Connecticut Automotive Retailers Association joined together today to advise consumers purchasing new or used cars to be alert for flood-damaged vehicles following Hurricanes Harvey and Irma that struck the southern United States.

Monday, June 12, 2017
DMV on June 13 to Begin Phase-In of New Program to Mail Driver Licenses, ID Cards
  DMV beginning Tuesday, June 13, will phase-in a new program to mail driver licenses and ID cards to customers renewing them or applying for a new one. The agency will also introduce a new design for these credentials as part of a continuing effort to help prevent identity theft.

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