Archive for Friday, December 22, 2006

Businesses, agencies announce holiday hours

December 22, 2006


Government offices and public services in Lawrence will be closed Monday in observance of Christmas.

All city, county and state offices will be closed, as will federal offices in the general services administration and the federal courts. Douglas County District Court offices also will be closed Tuesday and will reopen Wednesday.

Banks will be closed.

Lawrence Transit System buses will not run. Lawrence Bus Co. buses will not run.

Commercial solid waste routes scheduled for Monday will be made Tuesday.

No residential pickups are scheduled for Monday.

Parking will be free in downtown Lawrence Monday. To report a water or sewer emergency during the holiday, call 843-2685.

The Lawrence Public Library will be closed Sunday and Monday.

South Park Recreation Center, 1141 Mass., and Prairie Park Nature Center, 2730 Harper St., will be closed Monday. The nature center also will close Sunday.

The East Lawrence Recreation Center, 1245 E. 15th St.; the Holcom Park Recreation Center, 2700 W. 27th St.; and the Community Building, 115 W. 11th St., will be open on Christmas.

All of the Lawrence recreation centers will be open noon to 5 p.m. Sunday and 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday.

The Indoor Aquatic Center, 4706 Overland Drive, will be closed Monday.

The Eagle Bend Golf Course will be open 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday and closed Monday.

The Lawrence Douglas County Health Department will be closed Monday. The Lawrence Workforce Center will close Monday.

All services and facilities through Senior Services of Douglas County will be closed Monday and Tuesday. Meals will not be served those days, and Bus 62 will not run.

Lawrence Meals on Wheels will not deliver.

The post office won't make deliveries Monday, and the post office will be closed. Express mail deliveries will be made.

The business office at the Journal-World will be open until 10 a.m. Monday for walk-ins and phone inquiries.

USA Today won't be delivered.


Sigmund 11 years, 4 months ago

Doesn't closing the government for Christmas violate the establishment clause of the Constitution?

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