There are at least five unpleasant things worse than a visit to the Mesa County Department of Motor Vehicles, but those who have been there recently may disagree.

Budget cuts in the county have resulted in the elimination of two of the three offices serving Mesa County Motorists, which in turn has saved the county thousands of dollars but has led to wait times of more than hour for those needing DMV services.

In today's fast-paced, I-want-it-now world, those wait times can be extremely painful, leaving many residents in dire straits, frustrated, irritated, and wishing they could be doing almost anything else.

Here are five unpleasant things that may or may not be worse than visiting the Mesa County DMV.