Published on Friday, April 19, 2019

City Announces Fiesta San Jacinto holiday schedule of City Services

Tracy Talavera, (210) 207-4457
Spanish media: Carlos Valenzuela, (210) 207-3919


SAN ANTONIO (April 19, 2019) — City Hall and most municipal offices will be closed on Friday, April 26 to observe the Fiesta San Jacinto holiday. Public safety and emergency services will remain in operation. Other City services will operate as follows:



  • Recycling, organics recycling and garbage will be collected as usual on Friday, April 26. Residents who normally receive a collection service on a Friday will continue as scheduled.
  • The Bitters Brush Recycling Center, located on 1800 Wurzbach Parkway and the Nelson Gardens Recycling Center, located at 8963 Nelson Rd.
  • The 3-1-1 Call Center will be operational from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Police will be on duty
  • Fire and EMS personnel will be on duty
  • Downtown visitors will enjoy an on-street parking meter holiday
  • Dead animal collection crews will be on duty
  • Animal Care Officers will be on duty
  • Sanitarians will be on duty
  • La Villita shops
  • Market Square shops and administrative offices
  • Centro de Artes Gallery at Market Square
  • San Antonio Botanical Garden



  • All San Antonio Public Library locations
  • Pre-K 4 SA Education Centers and Administrative Offices
  • Animal Care Services lobby and adoption center will be closed on April 26 and will re-open at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 27
  • Municipal Court, located at 401 S. Frio
  • Office of the City Clerk, Passports, Vital Records and Municipal Archives and Records
  • SAPD’s Administration and Records Section
  • SAFD’s Administration and Records Section
  • The Alamodome Box Office and Administrative Offices
  • Metropolitan Health offices
  • Café College
  • Spanish Governor’s Palace will be closed on April 26 and 27
  • La Villita administrative office
  • Head Start and After-School Challenge Sites
  • Senior Multi-Service Centers
  • Senior Nutrition Sites (Seniors and the general public may contact individual nutrition sites for complete holiday schedule information)
  • Parks and Recreation Department Community Centers, Adult and Senior Centers, McFarlin Tennis Center, Jesse James Leija Gym, Woodlawn Gym, Enrique M. Barrera Fitness Center, San Antonio Natatorium, and the Ron Darner Parks and Recreation Headquarters and Administrative offices. In addition there will be no dance or music classes at San Antonio parks.
  • Culture Commons Gallery at Plaza de Armas
  • The Bitters Bulky Waste Collection Center, located at 1800 Wurzbach Parkway, the Culebra Bulky Waste Center and Household Hazardous Waste Facility located at 7030 Culebra, the Rigsby Bulky Waste Center located at 2755 Rigsby and the Frio City Road Bulky Waste Collection Center located at 1531 Frio City
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Author: Melanie Morales (GPA)

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