City Hall closed Thanksgiving and Friday after, Nov. 22 & 23, 2018

Administrative offices at City Hall and other facilities will be closed Thursday, Nov. 22 and Friday, Nov. 23, 2018, for the Thanksgiving holiday. Curbside garbage, recycling and organic waste will not be collected on Thanksgiving Day, but will be collected on Friday. Detailed schedule changes and other office closures:

No Downtown Free Shuttle: Nov. 19-23, 2018

Iowa City Transit will not offer its free shuttle service Monday, Nov. 19 - Friday, Nov. 23, 2018, due to University of Iowa's Thanksgiving break. No service Thanksgiving Day. Saturday schedules in place Friday, Nov. 23 and Saturday, Nov. 24, at no cost to riders.

Transit service
Leaf Vacuum Schedule Nov. 17- Nov. 23, 2018

With the additional leaves that have fallen, the Streets Division will see more leaf piles. More leaf piles will begin to slow progress through each zone. We are doing our best to estimate progress. Please check back daily as schedule adjustments are likely.

Predicted zone schedule:

• Saturday, Nov. 17: No collection due to snow
• Monday, Nov. 19: Collecting in Zone 5
• Tuesday, Nov. 20: Completing Zone 5 & Entering Zone 6
• Wednesday, Nov. 21: Collecting in Zone 6
• Friday, Nov. 23: Completing Zone 6 & Entering Zone 7

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Gym and game room closures at City of Iowa City Recreation Centers

Scanlon gymnasium and the game room at Mercer will be closed Friday-Sunday, Nov. 16-18, 2018, for an event. Pool hours at Mercer will remain the same.
The gym and game room at the Robert A. Lee Recreation Center will be closed Friday and part of Saturday, Nov. 16 and 17, 2018. The gym and game room are expected to re-open at 3 p.m. on Saturday. Pool hours at Robert A. Lee will remain the same.

Parks and Recreation


Upcoming Meeting
Human Rights Commission Meeting
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 5:30pm
Helling Conference Room, City Hall
Upcoming Meeting
City Council Work Session Meeting
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 5:00pm
Emma J Harvat Hall
Upcoming Class
Free Sunday water aerobics class
Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 11:15am
Mercer Park Aquatic Center
Upcoming Class
2019 Citizens Police Academy
Monday, January 28, 2019 - 6:00pm
Johnson County Joint Emergency Communicaiton Cetner
Art in the Afternoon
Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 1:00pm
Senior Center
City of Iowa City Thanksgiving holiday hours
Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 8:00am
City Hall

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