The Norman Transcript

March 27, 2013

Just sign and take test

The Norman Transcript

NORMAN — The early morning lines outside the Department of Public Safety office on Berry Road may be a thing of the past.

Dozens of would-be drivers, parents and friends are often huddled outside the offices long before daylight. They are hoping to get spots to take the tests.

Beginning Thursday, the Department of Public Safety will make appointments for offices in Norman and Yukon. Earlier this week, they began taking appointments for their offices in southwest Oklahoma City and Edmond.

Appointments can be scheduled at

Over the years, the DPS has taken a hit for its customer service. Part of it is likely the nature of the job.

Allowing driver testing appointments to be scheduled online will go a long way to make DPS more customer friendly.


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