Winter Break Drivers Ed Classes Full

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Effective immediately, all Winter Break courses are full and closed. 

No more applications for the Winter term will be accepted.

The Spring course schedule will be announced at a later date. 

For more information, visit the Drivers Education Program webpage http://www.chattanooga.gov/transportation/traffic-engineering-a-operations/drivers-education or call the Drivers Education information line at 643-7011.

 

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