Most Popular Stories
Discover News By District
What’s closed for Labor Day?
Friday, August 30, 2019 by Tai Moses
City administrative offices and other municipal facilities will be closed Monday, Sept. 2, for the Labor Day holiday. City Council offices, cultural centers and museums, and recreation and senior centers will also be closed on Monday. All branches of the Austin Public Library will be closed Sunday, Sept. 1, as well as Labor Day. Trash pickup, recycling, composting and yard trimmings collection will remain on their regular schedules as will the Recycle & Reuse Drop-off Center and the Austin Animal Center. The Austin Nature and Science Center, Zilker Botanical Gardens and city golf courses will be open for their regularly scheduled hours. All year-round pools will be open noon-7 p.m. on Labor Day. If you’re going somewhere this weekend and you anticipate you’ll need a ride home, check the city’s Get Home Safe page to review your transportation options.
Join Your Friends and Neighbors
We're a nonprofit news organization, and we put our service to you above all else. That will never change. But public-service journalism requires community support from readers like you. Will you join your friends and neighbors to support our work and mission?