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City Announces MLK Holiday Schedules

Post Date:01/10/2018 1:51 PM

(Fayetteville, N.C.) – The City of Fayetteville’s government administrative offices, including City Hall, are closed Monday, Jan. 15 in recognition of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. The following are schedules for resident service-focused departments:

Fayetteville-Cumberland Parks & Recreation

Following established abbreviated schedule for City recognized holidays.

Abbreviated schedule for Monday, Jan. 15:

  • General purpose recreation centers operate from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. 
  • Senior Center and Gilmore Therapeutic Recreation Center operate from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Tokay Senior Fitness Center operates from 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Clark Park Nature Center operates from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • N.C. Veterans Park operates from Noon - 4 p.m.  
  • All parks will be open to the public.
  • Administrative offices are closed.
  • Resume normal operations Tuesday, Jan. 16.

Solid Waste

  • Monday’s garbage and yard waste will be collected Wednesday, Jan. 17.
  • Monday’s recycling will be collected Monday, Jan. 15.
  • Bulky collections for Monday, Jan. 15 will be collected on Friday, Jan. 12.
  • Cart repairs/deliveries for Monday routes will be completed on Wednesday, Jan. 17.

Fayetteville Area System of Transit (FAST)

Transit will operate on its regular schedule.

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