New York State Pushes Citizens to Get REAL ID

DMV LAUNCHES “REAL ID” PUBLIC AWARENESS CAMPAIGN AND ENCOURAGES ALL NEW YORKERS TO GET A “REAL ID” NOW The New York State Department of Motor Vehicles today launched a REAL ID public awareness campaign and urged New Yorkers to get a REAL ID now. According to the federal REAL ID Act, those wishing to fly within the U.S. using their New York State- issued license or ID card will need a REAL ID or Enhanced Driver License (EDL) starting October 1, 2020. DMV encourages everyone who is renewing or obtaining a license or non-driver ID for the first time to get a REAL ID. For more information about REAL ID and Enhanced Driver Licenses, visit “REAL ID is available at all DMV offices statewide and we encourage you to get your new license or non-driver ID today, especially if you are renewing or applying for the first time,” said Read More