What Illinois Facilities Convert to Dating – NBC Chicago
Appointments are now required at many Illinois Secretary of State facilities in the Chicago area for multiple transactions, including driver’s license and state ID card services. ‘Illinois.
It’s part of the plan to tackle the “high volume of customers” at facilities due to the coronavirus pandemic, Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White said.
“Appointments will be required for customers applying for or renewing REAL IDs, driver’s licenses and standard ID cards, as well as for road test drives at these facilities,” White’s office said.
As of last month, customers are now required to make an appointment to visit these three driver service facilities: Chicago North, 5401 N. Elston Ave., September 1; Chicago West, 5301 W. Lexington St., September 2; and Chicago South, 9901 S. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, September 3.
White said the facilities at Lake Zurich, Melrose Park, Midlothian and Woodstock became rendezvous facilities earlier this year.
These additional Chicago area facilities will also require appointments:
5401 N. Elston Ave., Chicago, IL 60630
5301 W. Lexington St., Chicago, IL 60644
9901 S. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr., Chicago, IL 60628
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7358 W. 87th St., Bridgeview, IL 60455
1227 E. Golf Rd., Schaumburg, IL 60173
1470 Lee Street, Des Plaines, IL 60018
837 S. Westmore B27, Lombard, IL 60148
931 W. 75th St., Ste. 161, Naperville, IL 60565
617 S. Green Bay Rd., Waukegan, IL 60085
339 E. Indian Trail, Aurora, IL 60505
201 Chemin S. Joyce, Joliet, Il 60435
236 Mitchell Dr., Plano, IL 60545
Customers can make an appointment up to 10 days in advance at www.cyberdriveillinois.com or by calling the appointment helpline at 844-817-4649.
The 16 facilities will be open from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Friday and from 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday.
“Secretary White stressed that the elderly, the disabled and pregnant women will be served without an appointment at the 16 designated meeting facilities,” White’s office said.
Some facilities, including those in rural Illinois, will not require an appointment. Others will remain accessible to walk-in guests, including Deerfield, Elgin, Chicago Central (James R. Thompson Center) and the temporary facilities at Prairie State College in Chicago Heights.
Over the next six months, White will also expand remote renewal so that around 1 million more people can renew their driver’s licenses and IDs online, by phone or by mail. Those who qualify for the program should receive a letter in the mail, he said.
“During the pandemic, my office continued to serve the public, including face-to-face transactions, in a safe and responsible manner,” White said in a statement. “During this period, we have also significantly expanded online services. This next step will allow many more people to renew their driver’s license or ID remotely instead of going to a driver service center. . “