TN wants to hire more employees and shorten wait times at driver's license centers
Long wait times and not enough help might sound familiar if you've tried to get a Real ID.
Now there are plans to change that by hiring more employees for the state's busiest driver services centers.
Those locations include:
- Summer Avenue, Memphis
- Shelby Drive, Memphis
- Hart Lane, Nashville
- Hickory Hollow, Nashville
- Bonny Oaks, Chattanooga
Nashville NBC affiliate News4 spoke with Lisa Lindsay who thought an hour would be enough time to get a Real ID. She found out quickly it wasn't.
"Walked in. There were already so many people waiting. I knew it really wasn't going to happen," Lindsay said.
The state started issuing Real IDs in July. You'll need that to fly domestically without a passport next year.
Read more at WSMV's website.