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New Year's Day closing schedule

Posted Dec. 26, 2017 | Last updated Dec. 31, 2017

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Most city offices, including City Hall, will be closed Monday, Jan. 1 for the New Year’s Day holiday. Emergency services will be available as usual.

A number of City Council meetings over the coming weeks are canceled. The next meeting will be Tuesday, Jan. 9 at 7 p.m.

Garbage collection

As a result of the holidays, garbage, recycling and yard waste collections will slide one day forward for the entire week following each holiday. Two extra bags outside the cart or pay bags is permitted this week.

No garbage collections will take place on Jan. 1. Bulk collections restart on Tuesday after the holiday. Drop-off stations and the Environmental Collection Center will be closed Jan. 1.

Animal shelter

The Fort Worth Animal Shelter is closed Jan. 1.

Libraries, community centers and recreational facilities

Central Library will be closed Dec. 31, and all libraries will be closed Jan. 1; regular hours resume Jan. 2. All book drops will be closed at 6 p.m. Dec. 30 and reopen at normal operating hours on Jan. 2. The book drop at the central branch will be closed at 5 p.m. Dec. 31. No items will be due during the time the book drops are closed.

On Dec. 31, all community centers (except Chisholm Trail), Haws Athletic Center and Log Cabin Village are closed. Chisholm Trail Community Center closes at 6 p.m.; Botanic Garden Center closes at 2 p.m.; Water Garden features are turned off at 6 p.m.; FW@6 programming ends at 6 p.m. On Jan. 1, community centers (except Chisholm Trail), Haws Athletic Center, the Fort Worth Botanic Garden center, Log Cabin Village and McLeland Tennis Center will also be closed.

City golf courses will be closed from Dec. 31 to Jan. 2, 2018, to protect the greens from the cold weather that has been forecasted. Additionally, Sycamore Creek will be closed Dec. 30.

Water

To access the Water Department’s automated system for payments and account inquiries or to report an emergency, call the 24-hour call center at 817-392-4477 or visit H2Online.

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Minority and Women Business Enterprise Advisory Committee: 11:30 a.m. Oct. 19, 2018; James E. Guinn Building, 1st Floor, PharmaFab Conference Room #116, 1150 South Freeway.
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Neighborhood Litter Stomp: 8 a.m. Oct. 20, 2018; Various.

Crud Cruiser Mobile Waste Collection: 9 a.m. Oct. 20, 2018; Gateway Church, 4205 Basswood Blvd.

Code Rangers: 9 a.m. Oct. 20, 2018; Hazel Harvey Peace Center for Neighborhoods, 818 Missouri Ave.

Responsible Pet Ownership Class (Spanish): 9 a.m. Oct. 20, 2018; Chuck Silcox Animal Care & Adoption Center, 4900 Martin St.

Frontier Fall Fest at Log Cabin Village: 1 p.m. Oct. 20, 2018; Log Cabin Village, 2100 Log Cabin Village Lane.
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Fall Festival at Worth Heights: 6 p.m. Oct. 20, 2018; Worth Heights Community Center, 3551 New York Ave.

Building Standards Commission Pre-Meeting: 9 a.m. Oct. 22, 2018; City Council Conference Room 290, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.
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Building Standards Commission Meeting: 9:30 a.m. Oct. 22, 2018; Council Chambers, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.
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Ad Hoc Municipal Court Advisory Committee: 11:30 a.m. Oct. 22, 2018; City Managers Conference Room 380, Third Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.
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Trinity Metro Board of Directors Meeting: 3:30 p.m. Oct. 22, 2018; Intermodal Transportation Center, Second Floor, Community Room, 1001 Jones Street.
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Hammond Street Drainage Improvements Project Meeting: 6 p.m. Oct. 22, 2018; Victory Forest Community Center, 3427 Hemphill St.

Bellaire Channel Stormwater Maintenance Project Meeting: 6 p.m. Oct. 22, 2018; South Hills Christian Church, 3200 Bilglade Road.

Senior Spooky Social at Hillside: 10 a.m. Oct. 23, 2018; Hillside Community Center, 1201 E. Maddox Ave.

Audit Committee: 1 p.m. Oct. 23, 2018; City Council Conference Room 290, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.

City Council Work Session: 3 p.m. Oct. 23, 2018; City Council Conference Room 290, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.

City Council Meeting: 7 p.m. Oct. 23, 2018; Council Chambers, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.

City Plan Commission Work Session: 11:30 a.m. Oct. 24, 2018; City Hall, Second Floor, Council Conference Room 290, 200 Texas Street.
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City Plan Commission Public Hearing: 1:30 p.m. Oct. 24, 2018; City Hall, Second Floor, Council Chambers, 200 Texas Street.
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Rolling Townhall: Spooky Bike Ride: 5:30 p.m. Oct. 24, 2018; Western Heritage Plaza (in front of the Museum of Science and History), 1600 Gendy St.

Central Arlington Heights Public Meeting - Voluntary Property Acquisitions: 6 p.m. Oct. 24, 2018; Fort Worth Professional Firefighters Hall, 3855 Tulsa Way.

Arlington Heights Stormwater Meeting: 6 p.m. Oct. 24, 2018; Fort Worth Professional Firefighters Hall, 3855 Tulsa Way.

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