Iowa DOT News Release

Ankeny Motor Vehicle Division facility closed temporarily

Posted on: October 30, 2012

AMES, Iowa – Oct. 30, 2012 – The Iowa Department of Transportation’s Motor Vehicle Division facility in Ankeny has closed due to mechanical problems. The facility will remain closed for the rest of today. The public will be notified when the building is reopened.

Services provided at this facility include driver’s license issuance, vehicle and motor carrier services, and motor vehicle enforcement. 

The Iowa DOT’s renewal-only driver’s license facility at 2339 Euclid Ave. in Des Moines remains open. Persons needing other driver’s license services who are unable to wait until the Ankeny facility reopens may go to any of the other driver’s license issuance locations in the state


Iowa highway in the evening