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City of Greensboro Announces Holiday Closings
Posted Date: 12/17/2012 9:30 AM

City offices are closed on Monday, December 24 and Tuesday, December 25, as well as Tuesday, January 1, 2013 for the holidays. The following services and facilities will operate on a holiday schedule:

• Trash and recycling collections remain the same on Monday, December 24, but Tuesday, December 25 collections take place on Wednesday, December 26. Collections on Tuesday, January 1 take place on Wednesday, January 2.

• The White Street Landfill and Solid Waste Transfer Station are both closed on Tuesday, December 25 and Tuesday, January 1.

• The Greensboro Public Library system and the Greensboro Historical Museum are closed on Monday and Tuesday, December 24-25, and Tuesday, January 1.

• Greensboro Transit Authority (GTA) is operating on the following schedule for the holidays:
~ Monday, December 24 – hourly service, 6 am to 6 pm
~ Tuesday, December 25 – no service
~ Monday, December 31 – hourly service, 6 am to 6 pm
~ Tuesday, January 1 – no service

• Parks and Recreation administrative offices, parks and facilities are operating on an altered holiday schedule. Visit to see the complete listing.

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

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The City works with the community to improve the quality of life for residents through inclusion, diversity, and trust. As the seventh largest employer in Greensboro, the City has a professional staff of about 3,000 employees who maintain the values of honesty, integrity, stewardship, and respect. The City is governed by a council-manager form of government with a mayor and eight council members. For more information on the City, visit or call 373-CITY (2489).