City of Iowa City administrative offices at City Hall, 410 E. Washington Street, will be closed on Monday, Sept. 7 for the Labor Day holiday. Other City facilities that will be closed, or changes that will take place to City services on Labor Day, are as follows:

AIRPORT: The Airport administration office will be closed, but Jet Air (FBO) will be open regular hours.



LIBRARY: Closed.

PARKING: The City's parking ramps will not be cashiered, and parking meters will not be enforced.

PARKS AND RECREATION: Administrative offices will be closed, but both recreation centers and all three pools will be open the following hours:

  • Robert A. Lee Recreation Center: The facility will be open from 1 to 8 p.m. The pool will open at 1 p.m.
  • Mercer / Scanlon: Facility open from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Pool opens at 1 p.m.
  • City Park Pool: The pool and wading pool open at 11:30 a.m. Adult lap swim is scheduled from 11:30 to 1 p.m. Public swim is scheduled from 1 to 5 p.m., lap swim in the deep end from 1 to 8 p.m., and twilight swim from 5 to 8 p.m. The pool will close for the season at the end of Labor Day.

POLICE: Administration and Records offices will be closed, but Patrol will operate as usual.

SOLID WASTE: Refuse, recycling, and yard waste will not be collected on Labor Day. Residents on the Monday route should have their materials at the curb by 7 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 8, although the City cannot determine exactly when items will be collected. Residents on the Tuesday through Friday routes should follow their normal schedule, and have materials at the curb by 7 a.m.

SENIOR CENTER: The Senior Center will be closed, and senior meals will not be served or delivered on Labor Day.

TRANSIT: City buses will not operate on Labor Day.

WATER: The office will be closed. For a water emergency, call the 24-hour emergency number at 319-356-5166.

Normal City office hours and operations will resume on Tuesday, Sept. 8. For more information, contact Shannon McMahon, Communications Coordinator, at 319/356-5058 or

Date of publication

Tuesday, August 25, 2015