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City Closes Offices / Facilities for Thanksgiving Holiday
Posted Date: 11/16/2017 9:15 AM
City of Greensboro offices and facilities are closed Thursday, November 23, and Friday, November 24, in observance of Thanksgiving. The following services and facilities will operate on a holiday schedule:

• No garbage, recycling, bulk trash, yard waste, or appliance collections take place on Thursday, November 23. That day’s collections take place a day earlier on Wednesday, November 22. Collections on Friday, November 24 remain the same.

• The White Street Landfill and Solid Waste Transfer Station are closed on Thursday, November 23. Regular hours resume Friday, November 24.

• All branches of the Greensboro Public Library system and the Greensboro History Museum are closed Thursday, November 23, and Friday, November 24. Regular hours resume Saturday, November 25.

• Emergency service is available for water and sewer needs after normal business hours and the weekend. Water customers can call 336-373-2489 (CITY) to report water or sewer problems. After placing the call, please follow the prompts to connect to the Water Resources dispatcher.

• The Greensboro Sportsplex, Simkins Indoor Sports Pavilion at Barber Park, Greensboro Cultural Center, City Arts, Adaptive and Inclusive Recreation, Greensboro Youth Council, Caldcleugh Multicultural Arts Center, Greensboro Beautiful and Greensboro Parks and Recreation administrative offices are closed November 23 and 24. The City’s recreation centers and Smith Senior Center are closed Thursday, November 23 through Sunday, November 26. Lake Townsend, Lake Brandt and Lake Higgins are closed Thursday, November 23 and will re-open Friday, November 24. City cemeteries are open, but no services are allowed on Thanksgiving Day. Barber, Hester and Keeley parks are closed Thanksgiving Day only. Country Park closes after the “Gobbler Run” for the remainder of Thanksgiving Day and re-opens Friday, November 24. Gillespie Golf Course will operate from 8:30 am to 3 pm on Thanksgiving Day and resume normal operating hours on Friday, November 24. Public gardens and City trails are open to the public.

• There is no GTA or SCAT service on Thursday, November 23. On Friday, November 24, GTA and SCAT both run on a Saturday schedule. On Wednesday, November 22, there will be reduced service on HEAT Route 73. HEAT will not provide service Thursday through Sunday. All services return to normal on Monday, November 27.

For more information, visit or call 336-373-CITY (2489).