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Minnehaha County approves longer Driver Licensing Office hours

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Minnehaha County Commissioners approved longer hours at to make obtaining your driver's license a lot easier.

The Minnehaha County Commission passed the measure Tuesday keeping the Driver's Licensing Office in the county building open until 7 p.m.

The approval comes a week after the county evicted the office for space and noise issues. However, the office will still be evicted because the county needs the space. The measure also stems from a plan recommended by Governor Dennis Daugaard. Click here to see the Gov's plan.

There were some safety concerns with later hours at the driver license station. However, Minnehaha County Sheriff Mike Milstead says a part-time security guard will be present to cover security at a minimal cost while other offices in the building are closed.

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