Leon County, Florida --
All Leon County offices, libraries and community centers will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 25, and Friday, Nov. 26, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
The Apalachee Solid Waste Management Facility, including the Household Hazardous Waste Center, the Electronics Recycling Center and the drop-off center located at this facility, will be closed Thursday. On Friday, the facility will be open until 2 p.m., except for the Rural Waste Service Centers, which will maintain their normal Friday hours. Waste Management, Inc., will also be closed Thursday, and routes will be moved forward one day to compensate for the closure. The Solid Waste Transfer Station will be closed Thursday and will be open on Friday.
The LeRoy Collins Leon County Public Library System’s main and branch libraries will close at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 24, and will re-open at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 27.
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, Public Information Officer, at (850) 606-5300.