ASHEVILLE – Asheville city government offices will be closed Dec. 26, 27 and Jan. 2.
Garbage and recycling collection will occur Dec. 26, 27 and Jan. 2 following the normal schedule. Residents are asked to have items placed at the curb by 7 a.m. on collection days. To view collections schedules for the sanitation division visit: www.ashevillenc.gov/sanitation.
The Western North Carolina Nature Center will be closed Dec. 24, 25 and Jan. 1. For hours of operation and other information about the WNC Nature Center visit http://wncnaturecenter.com/.
Many recreation centers have adjusted holiday hours. For a full listing of closings and special hours of operation visit http://www.ashevillenc.gov/Departments/ParksRecreation.aspx.
All public safety services, including police, fire and emergency response, will operate according to normal schedule – 24 hours a day, seven days a week – during the holiday.