City offices, services closed on Thanksgiving

Wednesday, November 17, 2010 | 12:53 p.m. CST; updated 1:01 p.m. CST, Wednesday, November 17, 2010

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. 

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