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Christmas Day and New Year's Day

Christmas Day and New Year's Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

December 23, 2019

 

MEDIA CONTACTS

Tanisha Jumper, Media and Communications,tjumper@cityoftacoma.org, (253) 591-5152
Maria Lee, Media and Communications, maria.lee@cityoftacoma.org, (253) 591-2054

 

City of Tacoma Observes Christmas Day December 25 and New Year's Day January 1

 

Administrative offices in the Tacoma Municipal Building complex (747 Market St. and 733 Market St.) and in other City of Tacoma facilities will close Wednesday, December 25, in observance of Christmas Day, and Wednesday, January 1, in observance of New Year’s Day. 

The Tacoma Recovery and Transfer Center (3510 S. Mullen St.) will close on Wednesday, December 25 and Wednesday, January 1. There will be no curbside pickups on those days. All curbside collection pickups will be one day later than normally scheduled between Wednesday, December 25 - Saturday, December 28 and Wednesday, January 1 - Saturday, January 4.  Information specific to a customer’s address can be found at cityoftacoma.org. In addition, the Recycle Center does not accept wrapping paper and is asking residents to dispose of these items in their green garbage container.

Police and fire personnel will be on duty as normally scheduled on Wednesday, December 25 and Wednesday, January 1, and animal control personnel will be on duty from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. on each of those days.   

Following is a list of other closures and service adjustments relating to the upcoming holidays:

  • All Tacoma Public Library locations will close on Tuesday, December 24, Wednesday, December 25 and Wednesday, January 1.
  • The Tacoma Municipal Court (930 Tacoma Ave. S) will close on Wednesday, December 25 and Wednesday, January 1.
  • There will be no parking enforcement by City staff on Wednesday, December 25 and Wednesday, January 1.

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