Minneapolis City offices closed Thursday, July 4

Minneapolis City government offices will be closed Thursday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day.

There will be no City of Minneapolis garbage and recycling pickup July 4. Household garbage and recycling pickups scheduled for July 4 through July 5 will occur one day later (July 5 through July 6) than their normal schedule. In addition, Minneapolis 311 services, the Solid Waste & Recycling Customer Service office and the Public Works Transfer Station will be closed.

The City's parking meters will not be enforced July 4. However, all other parking restrictions in the city remain in effect and will be subject to enforcement, including Park Board meters along Minneapolis parkways, University of Minnesota parking meters and those of private organizations who operate their own meters. Always read the information posted on the meter and follow other parking regulations as posted to be certain.

The office closures do not affect 911 or Minneapolis police and fire emergency services.

City offices will resume regular business hours Friday, July 5.

Published Jul. 3, 2013