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Island Avenue License Center Closed Until Further Notice


​Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that, due to a fire in the area, the PennDOT Driver License Center located at 2320 Island Avenue in Philadelphia will be closed until further notice.      

All customers who use this center are being asked to utilize either the Whitman Plaza Driver License Center at 330 West Oregon Avenue in Philadelphia, the Arch Street Driver License Center at 801 Arch Street in Philadelphia or the Granite Run Driver License Center at the Granite Run Mall, 1067 West Baltimore Pike in Media. Customers who have skills tests scheduled at Island Avenue will be contacted by PennDOT staff and be redirected to another location.

The Whitman Plaza Driver License Center is open Tuesday through Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. The Arch Street and Granite Run Driver License Centers are open Tuesday through Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m., with extended photo center hours on Thursday until 6:00 p.m.

Customers may also obtain a variety of driver and vehicle products and services online through PennDOT’s Driver and Vehicle Services website,​.    

Driver and vehicle online services are available 24-hours-a-day, seven-days-a-week and include driver’s license, photo ID and vehicle registration renewals; driver-history services; changes of address; driver license and vehicle registration restoration letters; ability to pay driver license or vehicle insurance restoration fee; driver license and photo ID duplicates; and driver exam scheduling. There are no additional fees for using online services.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause our customers

MEDIA CONTACT: Alexis Campbell, 717-787-0485

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