Residents seeking to renew their drivers licenses or state ID cards now have a high-tech option that may save them some time.
County Clerk Bill Knowles announced Monday an automated license renewal kiosk is now online at the county tag and title office on Bonny Oaks.
The touch-screen kiosk is equipped with a camera and can quickly aid residents who need to renew identification cards.
Residents will receive temporary licenses immediately from the machine, and permanent licenses will be mailed to them, Knowles said.
The machine cannot renew or issue firearm permits or commercial drivers licenses.
Louie Brogdon began reporting with the Chattanooga Times Free Press in February 2013. Before he came to the Scenic City, Louie lived on St. Simons Island, Ga. and covered crime, courts, environment and government at the Brunswick News, a 17,000-circulation daily on the Georgia coast. While there, he was awarded for investigative reporting on police discipline and other law enforcement issues by the Georgia Press Association. For the Times Free Press, Louie covers Hamilton County ...