Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Spanish Driver's Test Now Available.(Metro & New Mexico)

Byline: Juliet V. Casey Journal Staff Writer

Area residents for the first time in nearly a decade can opt to take the written portion of the state driver's license test in Spanish.

"Residents are absolutely delighted that, finally, they can take the test in Spanish," said Teri Baird, owner and manager of the private MVD Specialists office on Edith NE.

The state Motor Vehicle Division began distributing the written Spanish test to field and private MVD service offices statewide the first week of December. But several offices didn't receive the tests until last week, Baird said.

"We've had the test here for about a week but (Thursday was) the first day people could take the Spanish test here," she said. …

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