DENVER (CBS4)– A change is underway to temporary registration permits in Colorado.
Division of Motor Vehicles offices in three counties started making the change on Monday. Those offices started issuing the new temporary license plates to drivers.READ MORE: Debris, Rising Water Rush Along Black Creek As Flash Flood Warnings Plague Glen Haven, Cameron Peak Fire Burn Area
The temporary tags have more information including the make, model and vehicle identification number.
Instead of taping the temporary plate to the back window, it will actually be placed in the license plate holder.READ MORE: CDOT Says Drivers Should Pack A Few Extra Things While Traveling This Summer
“I think it’s a community safety issue and give our law enforcement officials a better awareness of the document as well,” said Colorado Department of Revenue spokeswoman Lynn Granger.
The idea behind the redesign is to stop the counterfeiting of the plates.MORE NEWS: Company Says GPS Showed Where Stolen Truck Was Yet Victims Say Aurora Police Showed Little Interest
All DMV offices and vehicle dealerships will use the new permits by the end of June.