An Army veteran is shown alongside text: Veterans Day City Schedule.

City of Iowa City administrative offices and other facilities will be closed Friday, Nov. 11, 2022, in observance of Veterans Day.

Please note that trash, yard waste, and recycling will be collected on Veterans Day. See details below.

To honor those who have served, Transit is offering complimentary rides to veterans and their families on the holiday. Riders are asked to show a military ID or other identification that indicates veteran status. 

Other office closures and schedules for the holiday include: 

Airport: Office closed. Jet Air will be open.

Cemetery: Office closed. 

  • Grave decorations: Beginning Sunday, Oct. 30, 2022, artificial wreaths, artificial flowers, or other decorations may be placed on graves for Veterans Day or for the holidays. These materials may remain in place through the end of February. If not claimed, they will be removed. 

Landfill and Recycling Center: Closed.

Library: Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

ICPL Bookmobile: Not in service. 

Parking: No enforcement; parking office closed. 

Parks and Recreation: Normal facility hours. Administrative offices closed. 

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

Refuse, Recycling, and Yard Waste: Normal operations. 

Senior Center: Closed. 

Streets: The City's Leaf Vacuum Program will operate. More at

Transit: Normal operations and free rides will be available for veterans and their families on fixed-route City buses and Johnson County SEATS on Veterans Day. For more info, call 319-356-5151.

Water: Office closed. For water emergencies, call the 24-hour emergency number at 319-356-5166.

Wastewater: Office closed. For emergencies, call the 24-hour emergency number at 319-356-5177.

City offices and operations will return to normal schedules and services on Monday, Nov. 14, 2022.

Date of publication

Thursday, October 27, 2022