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Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) Further Extends Designated Appointment Hours for Customers 75 Years of Age or Older  

10/20/2020 Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles

License renewal appointment hours for seniors will be available on Wednesdays in November and in December

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MassDOT Highlights October as Distracted Driving Awareness Month 

10/13/2020 Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles

Reminds motorists to remove distractions while driving, pay attention to the road, reduce speed and drive safely 22,417 motor vehicle citations, including warnings, have been issued since hands-free law took effect on February 23, 2020

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Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) Extends Designated Appointment Hours for Customers 75 Years of Age or Older to Additional Locations Through October  

9/24/2020 Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles

Dedicated appointment hours for seniors will be available on Wednesdays in September & October, including the Greenfield Service Center which reopens October 13th

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Massachusetts RMV Renews Over 163,000 Licenses & IDs Online During REAL ID Promotion 

9/18/2020 Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles

Customers who renew a Standard license/ID online will have REAL ID upgrade fee waived upon future return visit to a Service Center in 2021 Renewal transactions can be conducted at Mass.Gov/RMV; Promotion in effect until the State of Emergency is lifted

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Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles Schedules 2020 Low Plate Lottery Drawing for Monday, September 14, at 9:30 a.m.  

9/10/2020 Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles

Drawing for 100 available plates to be livestreamed on Mass.Gov

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Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles to Offer Designated Service Hours for Customers 75 Years of Age or Older 

9/01/2020 Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles

Dedicated hours will be by appointment only every Wednesday through September at five Service Center locations

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Massachusetts RMV to Re-Open North Adams Service Center for Drop-Off Registration & Title Services on Monday, August 24th  

8/20/2020 Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles

Successful new alternative service channel at 8 locations allows customers to drop-off paperwork for certain vehicle-based transactions to be completed within several business days

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Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles Announces 2020 Low Plate Lottery 

8/13/2020 Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles

Applications accepted online-only through September 6th; 6P, 751, and V35 among available plates

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Massachusetts RMV Extends Promotional Opportunity for Future Free REAL ID Upgrades 

8/11/2020 Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles

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Massachusetts RMV to Pilot Drop-Off Registration & Title Services 

7/31/2020 Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles

Alternative service channel will allow customers to drop-off paperwork for certain vehicle-based transactions to be completed within several business days

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Massachusetts RMV Renews Over 21,300 Licenses & IDs Online Since June 12th REAL ID Promotional Opportunity Began 

7/01/2020 Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles

RMV continues to encourage customers to renew their licenses or ID’s online at Mass.Gov/RMV before August 12th to have the $25 REAL ID upgrade fee waived upon future 2021 return visit to a Service Center

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Massachusetts RMV announcing new online feature: Vehicles may be registered without a visit to the RMV 

6/29/2020 Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles

Independent insurance agents may now renew and reinstate passenger and commercial vehicle registrations on behalf of their customers

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MassDOT Registry of Motor Vehicles Program Initiatives Receive AAMVA Awards 

6/27/2020 Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles

Awards recognize RMV’s fraud prevention and detection efforts, Alternate Residency Affidavit Program, and educational road test videos

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Massachusetts RMV Encouraging Customers to Renew Licenses Online Now; Upgrade to REAL ID in 2021 for Free 

6/21/2020 Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles

Customers who renew standard license online at Mass.Gov/RMV before August 12th will have $25 REAL ID upgrade fee waived upon future return visit to a Service Center

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Jamey Tesler named Registrar of Motor Vehicles 

6/17/2020 Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles

Tesler has served as Acting Registrar since June 25, 2019 and held multiple senior management roles in the public sector for over 16 years

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