County motor vehicles office open by appointment only

The Herald Staff

The Department of Motor Vehicles in the Franklin County courthouse remains closed to the general public.

To better serve Franklin County residents, the department is expanding hours of operation for title work appointments, county officials said.

Phones will be open from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. to make an appointment. Appointments can be made beginning at 7 a.m. with the last appointments for the day during the 5 p.m. hour. Renewals can still be completed online, by mail or by drop box in front of the Historic Courthouse.

For an appointment, call 785-229-3455.

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