ABILENE, Texas - Most city offices will be closed Monday, September 2, for Labor Day. The following information is from a City of Abilene press release:
The Abilene Animal Shelter will be closed Monday. However, citizens with an animal related emergency should contact the Abilene Police Department at 325-673-8331. The shelter will resume its normal operations at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, September 3.
Solid Waste Service offices and the Environmental Recycling Center will also be closed. Commercial and residential services will continue as scheduled.
Municipal Court will be closed, and all citations due Monday will be due the following day with no penalty.
City Hall, the Health Division, all Abilene Public Library locations, Abilene Civic Center, the Development Corporation of Abilene, the Airport Administration Office and City Recreation and Senior Citizen centers.
CityLink Transit will not run September 2 except for previously scheduled medical transportation trips.
However, the Abilene Zoo will be open regular hours, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with admissions ending at 4:30 p.m.
The Water Services Center, 701 E. Hwy 80, will also be open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., to take delinquent payments for customers whose water has been turned off and for new customers needing water service. For water emergencies, sewer problems and reports of water conservation ordinance violations, citizens can call the Water Services Center's emergency hotline at 325-676-6000. That line operates seven days a week, 24 hours a day.