Leon County Board of County Commissioners Release: Holiday Closures and Service Changes
Leon County offices and community centers will be closed on Monday, Dec. 24, and Tuesday, Dec. 25 for the Christmas holiday and on Monday, Dec. 31 and Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013 for the New Year holiday. County parks will remain open.
All libraries will be closed on Monday, Dec. 24 and Tuesday, Dec. 25. All libraries will reopen at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 26. Then, all libraries will be closed on Monday, Dec. 31 and Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013. Libraries will reopen at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013.
The Solid Waste Management Facility on Apalachee Parkway will be closed on Tuesday, Dec. 25 and Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013 and will reopen on Wednesdays after each holiday. Waste Management, Inc. will be closed on Tuesday, Dec. 25 and Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013.
The collection schedule will be advanced one day, Wednesday-Saturdays, for the week following Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. For more information, call the Leon County Solid Waste Management Division at (850) 606-1800.
Leon County Animal Control will also be closed; however, in the event of an emergency, service is available by calling the Leon County Sheriff’s Office at (850) 922-3300. Leon County Animal Control encourages residents to only use this service in cases of dangerous or aggressive dogs, sick or injured domestic animals, animal cruelty or animal bites. Injured wildlife calls will be forwarded to the St. Francis Wildlife Association at (850) 627-4151.
For more information, please contact Jon D. Brown, Leon County Community and Media Relations, at (850) 606-5300.