Minneapolis City offices closed Nov. 26 and 27

Minneapolis City government offices, including Minneapolis 311 will be closed Thursday and Friday, Nov. 26 and Nov. 27, 2009 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. City offices will resume regular business hours on Monday, Nov. 30.

There will be no garbage or recycling pick-up on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 26 and the Transfer Station will also be closed. Pickups normally scheduled for Thursday will be made Friday, Nov. 27, and pickups normally scheduled for Friday will be made Saturday. Nov. 28. The Solid Waste and Recycling Downtown Customer Service office will be closed on Thanksgiving Day and on Friday; however the Transfer Station will be open on Friday and Saturday.

The City's parking meters will not be enforced Nov. 26 and Nov. 27, but all other parking restrictions in the city remain in effect and 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 to be certain.

The closure does not affect Minneapolis police and fire emergency services.

Published Nov. 24, 2009