City of Iowa City administrative offices at City Hall, 410 E. Washington  St., will be closed Monday, Sept. 3, 2018, for the Labor Day holiday. Other City facilities that will close or operate on special schedules include:

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

Animal Care and Adoption Center: Closed.

Landfill and Recycling Center: Closed.

Library and Bookmobile: Closed.

Parking: City parking ramps will not be cashiered and parking meters will not be enforced. 

Parks and Recreation: Administrative offices will be closed on Labor Day. Both the Robert A. Lee and Mercer/Scanlon recreational facilities will be open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. 

Pool hours below:

  • Robert A. Lee Recreation pool and Mercer Park Aquatic Center will be open 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. 
  • City Park pool will be open from 11:30 a.m to 1 p.m. for lap swim, and 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. for public swim. After Labor Day, City Park Pool will only be open for lap swim from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., and will close for the season on Friday, Sept. 7.  
  • For full pool hours, visit

Police: Administration and Records offices will be closed. Patrol will operate normally.

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. 4, 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: Closed. No senior meals.

Transit: No bus service.

Water: Closed. For a water emergency, call the 24-hour emergency number at 319-356-5166.

Normal operations will resume Tuesday, Sept. 4. For more information, contact Shannon McMahon at 319-356-5058 or

Date of publication

Monday, August 27, 2018