Franklin Driver License Office to Move Downtown Tuesday, February 05, 2013

Office will close one day for move

RALEIGH — The N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles announced today that the Franklin driver license office, located at 185 Industrial Park Road, will close at the end of the business day on Thursday, Feb. 7, in preparation for its move downtown to 16 W. Patton St. It will reopen in its new location at 8 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 11. 

The new location is a Macon County-donated space which has been up-fitted for DMV driver license operations. The office phone number will remain the same, (828) 524-3592, and service hours will remain 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday.

Driver license offices administer sign tests, written tests and road tests used to qualify applicants for a North Carolina driver license.

During the closure, driver license services will be available at the following area offices:


1440 Main St.

8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

(828) 321-1442


Bryson City

2650 Governor’s Island Road

8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

(828) 488-3684



876 Skyland Dr., Suite 2

8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

(828) 586-5413


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