MDOT MVA Newsroom

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**Members of the media interested in conducting interviews, filming, or taking photographs must contact Whitney Nichels, Media Relations Manager at wnichels@mdot.Maryland.gov**​

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IN THE NEWS​​

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2020 News Releases

UNBUCKLED? WHAT’S HOLDING YOU BACK?
MDOT MVA Reminds Motorists to Buckle Up, Every Seat, Every Ride
8/6/2020
Maryland Awarded Grant to Combat Drug-Impaired Driving
GHSA and Responsibility.org Provide Grant for Increased Training for Drug Recognition Experts and Toxicology Units
7/7/2020
Plan a Safe and Sober Ride This Fourth of July
MDOT MVA, State Troopers and Local Officers Step Up Enforcement, Warn Motorists of Impaired Driving Risk During Fourth of July Weekend
7/2/2020
MDOT MVA Expanding Appointment Availability, Opening Two Additional Branch Offices to Serve More Marylanders
Appointment process, COVID-19 safety measures for customers and staff remain in place
7/1/2020
Bill Honoring Veterans Assigns Portion of MDOT MVA Specialty Plate Fees to Maryland Veterans Trust Fund
Measure Passed by Maryland General Assembly Takes Effect July 1
6/30/2020
MDOT MVA Offices to Close Friday, July 3 and Saturday, July 4 in Observance of Independence Day
Upgrades for new Customer Connect system will make eStore and Self-Serve Kiosks unavailable from Thursday, July 2 at 7 p.m. to Saturday, July 4 at 9 p.m.
6/29/2020
Maryland Selected for Project Aimed at Reducing Impaired Driving-Related Injuries and Fatalities
State will explore policies, recommendations to improve traffic safety
6/24/2020
MDOT MVA to Reopen Additional Branch Offices June 22
Five additional locations join 17 branches already open by appointment only; Safety precautions for employees and customers in place; online services available
6/17/2020
MDOT MVA Branch Offices to Partially Reopen on Appointment-Only Basis
Limited access begins June 8 with operational changes to protect health and safety of employees, customers
6/3/2020
MDOT MVA Provides More Online Options for Commercial Driver’s License Holders
Recent system upgrades allow many drivers with commercial licenses to renew or obtain copies of CDL products on the MDOT MVA eStore and self-service kiosks
5/26/2020
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