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Berne BMV to close by end of November - Berne Tri-Weekly News

Berne BMV to close by end of November

It appears the Berne Bureau of Motor Vehicle branch will be closing as of Nov. 26 of this year, according to Donald Snemis, commissioner of the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles. Snemis and Deputy Commissioner Josh Gillespie were in town on Monday night at a special hearing at the South Adams Elementary cafeteria. Announcement of the hearing had been received from state officials late last week and was posted in Friday's paper. Snemis assured local residents that there would be no loss of employment. He noted that there are currently five BMV workers in the county that are centralized in the Decatur office. "Wednesday and Friday, there are three in Decatur and two in Berne," said Snemis. "The other days, all five are in Decatur. All five will remain employed in the Decatur office." The Berne branch has had a significant decline in use since fiscal year 2008, when it completed 22,418 transactions. Over the last 12 months, transactions dropped 6,914, a reduction... Read More >