MVD committed to privacy, open records

By Rick Homans, Cabinet Secretary for New Mexico Taxation and Revenue Department. Editor’s note: Freedom New Mexico Publisher Ray Sullivan discussed Web portals in his column in last Saturday’s Quay County Sun. This is Rick Homans’ counterpiece. When an individual comes to the Motor Vehicle Division (MVD) to apply for a driver’s license or a […]

New license pinpoints facial features for security

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By QCS Staff The state’s Motor Vehicle Division has launched a new hi-tech driver’s license to better protect the public from identity theft. It features biometric facial recognition technology at work, which has been operational for about two weeks in Tucumcari, a MVD spokeswoman said. Drivers’ license applicants now get their photo taken and screened […]

New location for MVD office

By QCS Staff The Motor Vehicle Department’s field office in Tucumcari will temporarily close today and reopen on Monday, according to a press release from the state’s Taxation and Revenue Department. The MVD’s phone number will be (505) 461-4105 and the office is open from 8 a.m. to 4: p.m., Monday through Friday only, the […]

MVD answers customer concerns

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By Angela Peacock After hearing complaints about service at the local office of the Motor Vehicle Division, the chief of the organization has instituted measures to improve his office’s standing. Since Gov. Bill Richardson’s June visit to Tucumcari, MVD Bureau Chief Raul Alvarez said the customer service at Tucumcari DMV has seen a drastic turnaround. […]