PRESS RELEASE

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

11/21/2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEPress Release # CM: 112116
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 24, and Friday, November 25, in observance of the 2016 Thanksgiving Holiday.

Street Sweeping and enforcement of street sweeping violations will not occur on Thursday, November 24, and Friday, November 25. Street Sweeping will occur as regularly scheduled on all other days during the week. www.longbeach-recycles.org

Read your parking meter.
    o New smart parking meters in Long Beach display days and hours of operations – and also when they are exempt – on large backlit screens.
    o Meters with holiday exemptions will not be enforced on Thursday, November 24.
    o Meters without holiday exemptions will be enforced.
    o Meters with holiday exemptions will be enforced on Friday, November 25.
    o Red, white and blue curbs are enforced every day. Green and yellow curbs without adjacent meters are not enforced on Sundays and holidays.
    o For more information, visit www.longbeach-recycles.org.

• All Long Beach Public Libraries will be closed on Thursday, November 24, and Friday, November 25. All libraries will be open on Saturday, November 26. Only Bay Shore, Burnett and Michelle Obama Neighborhood Libraries will be open on Sunday, November 27. All libraries will be closed on Monday, November 28, and will reopen on Tuesday, November 29. (The library catalog, downloads, and databases are available 24/7 at www.lbpl.org.)

Animal Care Services will be closed on Thursday, November 24, and Friday, November 25, and will re-open Saturday, November 26, at 10:00 am. www.longbeach.gov/acs

Refuse and Recycling Collection will occur, per the normal schedule, on Thursday, November 24, and Friday, November 25. www.longbeach-recycles.org

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2016

Open:

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

Closed:

• Animal Care Services
• Career Transition Center
• Center for Working Families
• City Hall
• Citizen Police Complaint Commission
• Code Enforcement services
• El Dorado Nature Center
• Fire Headquarters
• 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 25, 2016

Open:

• El Dorado Regional Park
• El Dorado Nature Center
• Fire stations and Lifeguard stations
• Marina offices (10:00 am – 4:00 pm)
• Main Police Station Front Desk
• Refuse and recycling collection
• Swimming Pools

Closed:

• Animal Care Services
• Career Transition Center
• Center for Working Families
• City Hall
• Citizen Police Complaint Commission
• Code Enforcement services
• Fire Headquarters
• 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)