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DATE: January 12, 2016 10:02:43 AM PST

San José City Hall, City offices to close for Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday

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For Immediate Release 
January 12, 2016

Jocelyn Fong, Communications Secretary
Phone: (408) 535-8112


San José City Hall, City offices to close for
Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday

SAN JOSE, Calif. - San José City Hall and other City offices will close on Monday, January 18 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. All City offices will reopen on Tuesday, January 19. The Police and Fire Departments, along with other critical City services, will remain unaffected by the closure.

Customer Contact Center: The City's Customer Contact Center will be closed on this City-observed holiday. An answering service will provide information and assistance to callers during the holiday. Non-emergency requests requiring follow-up will be routed to the proper department and handled during open business hours.

Library Schedule: All City libraries will be closed and will resume regular hours on Tuesday, January 19.

Community Centers: Residents should check with their local community center for hours of operation during the holiday. Community Center information is available at or in the Citywide Activity Guide.

Garbage and Recycling Service: Collection will occur as normal on Monday, January 18. Contact your garbage, recycling or yard trimmings collection company to report missed collections, damaged carts, service issues or to change your cart size. Go to to find your waste collection company.

If you have any questions about City services, please call (408) 535-3500.


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