City Hall and most other customer service offices are closed on the observed holidays listed below. Critical public safety and infrastructure services are always active.
- Thanksgiving Holiday 2015 — Thursday and Friday, November 26 - 27
- Christmas Day 2015 — Friday, December 25
- New Year’s Day 2016 — Friday, January 1
The Osage Centre, Shawnee Park Center, Jaycee Municipal Golf, and Central Pool will be closed for Thanksgiving but open on Friday, Nov. 27.
Trash & Recycling
Week of Nov. 23, Thanksgiving:
Both Thursday and Friday's trash and recycling routes will be picked up on Wednesday. All other routes remain the same.
- Week of Dec. 21 & 28, Christmas and New Years: Thursday's trash/recycling route will be run on Wednesday, Friday's
routes will be run on Thursday. All other routes remain the same.
Residents have several options for leaf removal:
Loose Leaf Curbside Collection, Wednesday Special Pickups/Compost Bags, hauling your own leaves, and mulch/composting. For schedules, details and maps, visit cityofcape.org/leaf.
REMEMBER: Do not pile your leaves on tools, water meters and other items that might get sucked-up by the leaf truck. Leaves only!
Whether it's a few minutes right now, or a few hours per week, you have the ability to make a difference in your community. Here are just some of the ways you can contribute:
The City Council meeting agendas are posted at cityofcape.org/citycouncil. For the general order of business of all meetings, visit our Council Conduct page. The 5 p.m. "Study Session" generally includes more discussion. It also allows for anyone to speak on any city topic. The 7 p.m. "Regular Session" includes the official votes. Unscheduled presentations are limited to agenda items. Anyone can attend either of the open, public meetings at 5 and 7 p.m.
The regular 7 p.m. meeting broadcasts live on USTREAM and on Charter channel 993 in the Cape-Jackson area. The most recent meeting is posted on our USTREAM channel as soon as possible following the meeting and live broadcast. Replays air on Charter channel 993 multiple times per day.
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