Transportation Series – Upcoming presentations from the RMV and AAA

by | Nov 6, 2014

RMVThe MassDOT and the Registry of Motor Vehicles will present the Shifting Gears Program on Tuesday, November 25th at 10:30am at the Auburn Senior Center.
Join Michele Ellicks, Community Outreach Coordinator for the Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV), at the Auburn Senior Center, for an hour-long program entitled, “Shifting Gears.” Ms. Ellicks will discuss issues facing senior drivers, the Commonwealth’s rules of the road, recent changes that have taken place at the RMV, as well as the warning signs of unsafe driving.

She will also share the requirements to apply for a handicap placard or plate as well as a Massachusetts identification card; the most recent research concerning mature drivers and alternative forms of transportation. Learn what’s available in your community.

Portions of the program have been featured on WCVB-TV’s “Chronicle” as well as in the Boston Globe, Patriot Ledger, and Springfield Union News. In July 2000, the program received the Outstanding Public Service Safety Award by the American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators.