Thursday, May 26, 2022

City of Austin offices and facilities to close in observance of Memorial Day

City of Austin government offices will be closed on Monday, May 30, 2022 in observance of Memorial Day. Normal business hours will resume on Tuesday, May 31, 2022.
Austin Resource Recovery (ARR)
There will be no changes in trash, recycling and compost collection schedules on May 30. For the most up-to-date information on all your ARR collections, use the My Schedule tool or download the Austin Recycles App for your Apple or Android device.
The Recycle and Reuse Drop-off Center is open by appointment only, for drop off hard-to-recycle items and household hazardous waste. Austin/Travis County residents can schedule a drop-off time through the Austin Recycles mobile app or online.
Parks and Recreation Facilities
City of Austin Recreation Centers, Senior Centers, Museums and Cultural Centers will be closed on Monday. City parks, playgrounds, tennis centers, and golf courses will be open for their regularly scheduled hours on Memorial Day. Bartholomew, Barton Springs, Big Stacy, and Deep Eddy Pools will also be open as well as splash pads. Find all Austin Parks and Recreation facility closure information at
Austin Energy
Utility Customer Service Centers will be closed Monday, May 30. Utility bill payments can be made at Other ways to pay can be found here.
Austin Public Library
Austin Public Library locations will be closed on Monday. Remote library resources will be accessible through the Austin Public Library website:
Austin Animal Center
The Austin Animal Center will close for Memorial Day and reopen on Tuesday.
Austin Public Health 
Austin Public Health testing and vaccine sites will be closed from Saturday, May 28, through Memorial Day. Services will resume on Tuesday, May 31.
The City of Austin is encouraging Austinites and visitors to know how they are going to get home before they leave the house for the holiday and graduation celebrations, so they can get home safe. Visit to see a list of options.
For questions about City services or information call 3-1-1. Service requests can also be submitted from the Austin 3-1-1 mobile app.

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