Bank of America is closing its Lakeport and Ukiah branches, a blow to rural residents who have experienced an exodus of big bank retail places from their areas stemming in good component from consumersвЂ™ move to online banking.
Both branches will close ?Nov. 11, spokeswoman Collen Haggerty stated.
вЂњWe constantly adapt our financial center community to match customersвЂ™ changing requirements and practices, and this choice is driven mainly by less base traffic inside centers as consumer banking behaviors gravitate to utilizing more online and mobile banking,вЂќ Haggerty stated in a contact declaration.
The closures will force Bank of America clients both in Lake and Mendocino counties to operate a vehicle to Healdsburg or St. Helena as his or her closest branch. Bank of America shut its Fort Bragg location in 2014.
Lake County residents in specific have actually a dearth of retail bank places.