Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White has announced that driver services facilities statewide will remain closed for in-person transactions until Monday, Jan. 4, 2021, due to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic. White is reminding the public that expirations for driver’s licenses and ID cards have been extended until June 1, 2021.
White also has expanded online services for the public, which they can take advantage of by visiting www.cyberdriveillinois.com. Some of these services include: renewing a license plate sticker; renewing a valid driver’s license for qualifying drivers; renewing a valid ID card for those age 22-64 (seniors 65 and older have free, non-expiring IDs); obtaining a driver record abstract; filing Business Services documents, such as incorporations and annual reports; and customers with issues involving administrative hearings may contact [email protected].
In addition, White announced that 17 facilities will be open for new drivers ONLY. The closest being: Marion, 1905 Rendleman St.; Mascoutah, 9221 Beller Dr.; and Salem, 1375 W. Whittaker St.
White also reiterated that 18 CDL facilities remain open for CDL written and road exams. These CDL facilities include: Marion, 1905 Rendleman St.; Mascoutah, 9221 Beller Dr.; and Salem, 1375 W. Whittaker St. CDL driving tests are by appointment only by calling 217-785-3013.
For more information, please see this week’s print edition.