Memorial Day Closings
Most City of Abilene offices and community service centers will be closed Monday, May 29, 2017 in observance of Memorial Day.
The Abilene Animal Shelter will be closed on May 29, but will be open on Saturday, May 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Citizens with animal-related emergencies should call the Abilene Police Department at 673-8331 and the animal control officer on duty will be dispatched to handle the call. The shelter will resume normal hours on Tuesday, May 30.
The Solid Waste Services Division will provide all scheduled residential and commercial container collection on Memorial Day. There will be no brush or bulky collection on Monday; collection will resume on Tuesday, May 30. The Abilene Brush Center will be closed Monday.
The Municipal Court will also be closed Memorial Day. All citations due on Monday, May 29 will be due Tuesday, May 30.
CityLink Transit offices and operations will be closed on Saturday and Monday.
The Water Service Center on 701 E. Highway 80 will be open Monday, May 29, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. to accept delinquent payments, to continue water services, and to set up services for new customers. The Water Emergency Repair Service’s hotline, 676-6000, is also available 24 hours a day to report water and sewer problems.
The Abilene Zoo will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. with last admission at 4:00 p.m. on Memorial Day. The Main and Mockingbird branches of the Abilene Public Library will be closed on Monday, May 29. The South branch of the Abilene Public Library located in the Mall of Abilene will be open regular hours on Monday.
Other holiday closings include City Hall, the Water Billing Office, Health Division, Abilene Convention Center, the Development Corporation of Abilene, the Airport Administration Office and City Recreation and Senior Citizen centers.