A graphic promoting holiday hours at the City of Iowa City
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. The leaf vacuum is planned to operate Friday, weather pending. 

Detailed schedule changes and other office closures are below: 

Airport: Office closed both days. 

  • Jet Air will be available Thursday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. and regular hours Friday.
  • Jet Air will also be available after hours for callout at 319-248-1200 (fees apply).
  • Self-serve Avgas and Jet-Air available around the clock.

Animal Care and Adoption Center: Closed both days. 

Cemetery: Office closed both days.

  • Artificial wreaths and flowers, or other decorations may be placed on graves for the holidays.
  • These materials will remain in place through February. If not claimed, they will be removed.

Landfill and Recycling Center: Closed Thursday. Open regular hours Friday, 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Leaf Vacuum: No service Thursday. Plans to continue Friday, weather pending. 

Library: Closing at 5 p.m. Wednesday; closed Thursday; Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday.
ICPL Bookmobile: No Bookmobile service on Wednesday and Thursday. 

Parking: Office closed both days. 

  • Ramps and meters will not be enforced on Thursday. 
  • Normal enforcement Friday. 
  • Ramps will be free on Saturday for Small Business Saturday. Meters will be enforced.

Parks and Recreation: Administrative offices closed both days. All facilities closed Thursday.

  • Recreation centers will be open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., and pools 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday. 

Police: Administration and Records offices closed. Patrol and station masters on duty. 

Refuse, Recycling and Organic Waste: No curbside collection on Thursday. Normal operations Friday.

  • Residents on Thursday and Friday routes: have materials to the curb by 7 a.m. Friday.
  • Reduce holiday waste: compost at the curb. More: www.icgov.org/thanksgivingwaste2018

Senior Center: Closed both days. No senior meals. 

Transit: No service Thursday. Saturday schedules in place Friday/Saturday at no cost to riders. 

  • No free shuttle service Monday, Nov. 19 - Friday, Nov. 23 due to UI Thanksgiving break. 

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

City offices and operations will return to normal schedules on Monday, Nov. 26. 

Date of publication

Tuesday, November 13, 2018