State’s FLOW van in Carrabelle Friday
The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles’ Mobile Licensing Van will be at the Carrabelle Courthouse Annex this Friday, May 26 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for anyone in the area who wants to process a driver license transaction in Carrabelle.
The mobile unit provides a convenient method to renew a driver license, obtain a replacement driver license, conversion/reciprocation of an out-of-state license, changing a name or address on a current driver license or identification card, and getting a first time identification card.
Unfortunately No written or driving tests are given from mobile units. In addition to licensing services, the mobile units also provide an opportunity for you to renew/replace a vehicle registration and apply, renew or replace disabled parking placards. Please visit www.flhsmv.gov/driver-licenses-id-cards/what-to-bring/ for a list of documents and acceptable proof of address needed for Licensing and Identification purposes.
Office hours in the Apalachicola Courthouse’s tax collector’s office are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday of each week to process drivers licenses.
Meet the Editor
David Adlerstein, The Apalachicola Times’ digital editor, started with the news outlet in January 2002 as a reporter.
Prior to then, David Adlerstein began as a newspaperman with a small Boston weekly, after graduating magna cum laude from Brandeis University in Waltham, Massachusetts. He later edited the weekly Bellville Times, and as business reporter for the daily Marion Star, both not far from his hometown of Columbus, Ohio.
In 1995, he moved to South Florida, and worked as a business reporter and editor of Medical Business newspaper. In Jan. 2002, he began with the Apalachicola Times, first as reporter and later as editor, and in Oct. 2020, also began editing the Port St. Joe Star.