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Large lines form at OMV in Lafayette after partial reopening

Posted at 1:10 PM, May 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-27 14:25:26-04

LAFAYETTE, La. — Long lines have formed at the Office of Motor Vehicles in Lafayette after partially reopening after a two-month closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Beginning Monday, May 18, 2020, the Office of Motor Vehicles will begin

The OMV in Lafayette reopened on May 18 to provide limited office services along with 11 locations across the state.

The limited services include the issuance/renewal of driver licenses and/or identification cards, ordering a duplicate title, renewing vehicle registrations, and title transfers.

KATC's Jordan Lippincott was at the Lafayette OMV this morning and spoke to some of those in line who say they’ve been waiting in line for more than 2 hours.

KATC will have more details during our evening newscasts.

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