MURRIETA – Preparing to travel out of the country? Murrieta wants to make travelers lives a little easier.
Effective Oct. 1, the Murrieta city clerk’s office began accepting passport applications during regular city hall office hours. Photos are also available. No appointment is necessary and the process should take about 15-20 minutes for forms, fees and photos. Applicants will receive their passport by mail from the state in four-six weeks, or two-three weeks with expedited processing.
“We’re always looking for ways we can leverage staff and facilities to serve the community,” Murrieta city clerk Stephanie Smith said. “By supporting residents through the passport process, we can help applicants make sure they are filling out the right forms correctly and address any que