COLUMBIA — On Thursday, Nov. 25, all city administrative offices will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving.
According to a city news release, various Columbia services will be unavailable for Thanksgiving:
- Parking meters will not be enforced.
- City buses will not run.
- The sanitary landfill and garbage collection services as well as recycling collection. Pick-ups usually scheduled on Thursday will occur on Friday and collections scheduled on Fridays will be picked up on Saturday.
- The police and fire departments' administrative offices will be closed, but emergency services will be available.
- Mail will not be delivered.
The list of offices that will be closed include:
- State offices
- City Hall
- County offices
- the post office
Twenty-four-hour operations like the power plant and water treatment facility will remain open.
All services will resume their regular business hours on Friday, Nov. 26.