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City Announces Labor Day Schedules

Post Date:08/31/2017 3:06 PM

(Fayetteville, N.C.) — City of Fayetteville government administrative offices are closed Monday, Sept. 4 in recognition of Labor Day. The following are schedules for service-focused departments:

Fayetteville Area System of Transit (FAST)

  • FAST buses and FASTtrac! services will operate on a Saturday schedule on Monday, Sept. 4, with one exception: Route 11 will end service at its regular Monday time of 8:53 p.m.
  • FAST administrative offices will be closed.
  • Regular service will resume on Tuesday, Sept. 5.


    Environmental Services

  • No garbage or yard waste collection on Monday, Sept. 4.
  • Monday’s garbage and yard waste will be collected Wednesday, Sept. 6.
  • Recycling will be collected on Monday.


Fayetteville-Cumberland Parks & Recreation

  • General purpose recreation centers will operate from 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • The Senior Center and Gilmore Therapeutic Recreation Center will operate from 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • The Tokay Senior Fitness Center will operate from 7 a.m.-3 p.m.
  • The Clark Park Nature Center will operate from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m.
  • The N.C. Veterans Park will operate from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m.
  • All parks will be open to the public.
  • The administrative offices will be closed.

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