PRESS RELEASE

City of Long Beach 
Public Information Office
333 W. Ocean Blvd, 
Long Beach, CA 90802

11/25/2015
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEPress Release # CM: 112515
Subject:
City of Long Beach Thanksgiving Holiday Closures
Contact:
Ed Kamlan
562.570.6814
Edward.Kamlan@longbeach.gov





City Hall will be closed on Thursday, November 26, and Friday, November 27, in observance of the 2015 Thanksgiving Holiday.

• Trash and recyclables will be collected as normal on Thursday, November 26, and Friday, November 27.

• There will be no street sweeping or enforcement of street sweeping violations on Thursday, November 26, and Friday, November 27. Street Sweeping will occur as regularly scheduled on all other days during the week.

• Read your parking meter. New smart parking meters in Long Beach display days and hours of operations – and also when they are exempt – on large backlit screens. Parking meters and all infractions, including time limits at colored curbs, will be enforced as usual on Friday, November 27.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 2015

Open:
 
• El Dorado Regional Park
• El Dorado Nature Center
• Fire stations and Lifeguard stations
• Main Police Station Front Desk
• Refuse and recycling collection

 
Closed:

 
• Animal Care Services and spcaLA (Lost pets can be redeemed by appointment only by calling 562-570-PETS)
• Career Transition Center
• Center for Working Families
• City Hall
• Citizen Police Complaint Commission
• Code Enforcement services
• Fire Headquarters, Support Services (ECOC), Fire Prevention, & Operations, including Marine Safety Administration
• Gas Services (Emergencies: 570-2140)
• Health Department and Health facilities
• Libraries
• Marina offices
• Neighborhood Resource Center
• Park offices, swimming pools, and community park facilities
• Police administration
• Street sweeping
• Water Department (Emergencies: 570-2390)
 
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2015


Open:
 
• El Dorado Regional Park
• El Dorado Nature Center
• Fire stations and Lifeguard stations
• Marina offices
• Main Police Station Front Desk
• Refuse and recycling collection
• Swimming Pools
 
Closed:
 
• Animal Care Services and spcaLA (Lost pets can be redeemed by appointment only by calling 562-570-PETS)
• Career Transition Center
• Center for Working Families
• City Hall
• Citizen Police Complaint Commission
• Code Enforcement services
• Fire Headquarters, Support Services (ECOC), Fire Prevention, & Operations, including Marine Safety Administration
• Gas Services (Emergencies: 570-2140)
• Health Department and Health facilities
• Libraries
• Neighborhood Resource Center
• Park offices and community park facilities
• Police administration
• Street sweeping
• Water Department (Emergencies: 570-2390)

 
Additional Information:  

 
• All libraries will reopen on Saturday, November 28. (The library catalog, downloads, and databases are available 24/7.)

• Animal Care Services and spcaLA will re-open Saturday, November 28, at 10:00 am.

• On Small Business Saturday – November 28 – a parking meter holiday will provide free on-street parking in Downtown Long Beach. During the parking meter holiday, two-hour limits for on-street meter parking will remain in effect, along with time limits at colored curbs. Free on-street parking is also available at The Pike Outlets and in Belmont Shore on Small Business Saturday.