City Offices to Close Thursday & Friday, Nov. 26-27
ARCHIVED PRESS RELEASE: Published 11-24-2015
City of Tulsa offices will be closed Thursday, Nov. 26, and
Friday, Nov. 27, for the Thanksgiving holiday. Public safety and
mission critical operations, however, will operate as normal.
Residents who need assistance with a water or sewer problem may
call the following 24-hour emergency numbers: water - (918)
596-9488, and sewer - (918) 586-6999.
There will be no residential refuse, recycling, bulky waste or
yard waste collection on Thursday, Nov. 26, due to the Thanksgiving
holiday. As a result, Thursday and Friday customers will experience
a change in their collection schedule. Thursday customers will
receive collection service on Friday. Friday customers will receive
collection service on Saturday.
Those customers with twice-a-week service will also be affected
as their secondary collection day will also move forward one day.
Monday/Thursday customers will be collected on Monday and Friday
and Tuesday/Friday customers will be collected Tuesday and
The City's mulch site, 2100 N. 145th East Ave., will be closed
Thursday, Nov. 26; Friday, Nov. 27; Sunday, Nov. 29, and Monday,
Nov. 30. It will be open, however, on Saturday, Nov. 28. The mulch
site's usual schedule will resume on Tuesday, Dec. 1: open every
day from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. except for City holidays. Tulsa
utility customers may drop off yard waste free of charge.
Tulsa Parks recreation centers including Oxley Nature Center
will be closed on Thursday and Friday, but the parks' outdoor
facilities will be accessible as usual. Redbud Valley Nature
Preserve and trails will be closed Thursday and Friday and will
reopen on Saturday.
The City of Tulsa Animal Welfare Shelter at 3031 N. Erie Ave.
will be closed Thursday, Nov. 26, but open on Friday, Nov. 27, and
on Saturday, Nov. 28, both from noon to 4 p.m. The following week,
the shelter will resume its usual schedule: closed Sunday, open
Monday through Friday from noon to 6 p.m., and open Saturday from
noon to 4 p.m.
Mohawk Park and Page Belcher golf courses will be closed on
Thursday, but open on Friday. Tulsa Zoo and Gilcrease Museum both
will be open on Thursday and Friday. The Tulsa Performing Arts
Center will be closed both Thursday and Friday, but ticket sales
will still be available through MyTicketOffice.com.
Tulsa Transit will not operate bus service on Thursday, Nov. 26.
Regular level bus service will resume on Friday, Nov. 27.