Secretary of State Mobile Office to be at Michigan International Auto Show in Grand Rapids

JAN.  25, 2012

Booth will feature full services for visitors

GRAND RAPIDS , Mich. - The Michigan Secretary of State's Office is making it easy to do business at the 2012 Michigan International Auto Show at DeVos Place, Secretary of State Ruth Johnson announced today.

"Our Mobile Office will be available throughout the show to help you cross a few more items off your to-do list while you're enjoying this premier auto show," Johnson said. "Stop by to renew your license plate tags, register to vote or sign up to the Michigan Organ Donor Registry. It's fast and easy."

The Michigan International Auto Show, presented by the Grand Rapids New Car Dealers Association, will feature more than 300 new vehicles, from cars and trucks to SUVs.

"We're very excited to have the Mobile Office available," said event spokeswoman Dianna Stampfler. "Secretary Johnson came by the event last year and we're happy to have her back. It's looking like a great show."

The Secretary of State full-service booth near the Ford display will allow customers to change their address, renew or replace their driver's license or state ID card and order a replacement vehicle title, in addition to many other popular Secretary of State transactions.

The booth will be open during the show's public days, which run Jan. 26 through Jan. 29 at DeVos Place, 303 Monroe Ave. N.W. Show and Mobile Office hours are as follows:

  • Thursday, Jan. 26 - 3 to 10 p.m.
  • Friday, Jan. 27 - 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Saturday, Jan. 28 - 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Sunday, Jan. 29 - 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Johnson also reminds visitors that they can learn more about, which allows users to do more business online and from the comfort of their own home. More than 500,000 transactions have been performed since debuted in October 2011.

For more information about office locations and additional services, visit Sign up for the official Secretary of State Twitter feed at and Facebook updates at

Customers also may call the Department of State Information Center to speak to a customer-service representative at 888-SOS-MICH (767-6424).


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