Archived News Release from 2005
For Immediate Release
Redwood City Now Accepting Passport Applications
Redwood City, CA - October 18, 2005 - The City Clerk’s Office of Redwood City is pleased to announce that it is now accepting passport applications on behalf of the United States Department of State. The City has been designated as an official Acceptance Agency for passport applications.
To best serve the community, the City Clerk’s office will accept passport applications Monday through Friday, between the hours of 1pm and 4:00 pm. No appointment is necessary. U.S. citizens needing a passport for international travel may call 650-780-7588 or go online for more information. The Clerk’s office does not provide passport photos - these must be obtained from an appropriate passport photo vendor (call the Clerk’s office or visit the website for a partial list of locations).
“Redwood City is proud to be designated by the United States Department of State as a passport Acceptance Agency” said Patricia Howe, City Clerk. “We’re ready to provide our community with this new service here at City Hall.”
For complete passport application information, prospective applicants are encouraged to visit www.travel.state.gov, which is the only official website for passport information. At this site are downloadable passport application forms, current requirements and applicable fees, travel warnings, consular information sheets, and a wealth of other international travel more.
Visit Redwood City 's website at www.redwoodcity.org for information about the City and its services, the community, recreation programs, education, and City government.