City Hall and other City facilities will be closed Thursday,
Nov. 24, and Friday, Nov. 25, 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. 24, 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
Tulsans who have cooking oil or grease left over from holiday
cooking may dispose of it at the City's Household Pollutant
Collection Facility, 4502 S. Galveston Ave., on Saturday, Nov. 26.
The facility is open on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 8 a.m. to
4:45 p.m. by appointment only - call 311 either before Thanksgiving
or during open hours on Saturday, Nov. 26.
The City's mulch site, 2100 N. 145th East Ave., will be closed
Thursday, Nov. 24; Friday, Nov. 25; Sunday, Nov. 27, and Monday,
Nov. 28. It will be open, however, on Saturday, Nov. 26. The mulch
site's usual schedule will resume on Tuesday, Nov. 29: 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 the Oxley-Yetter
Interpretive Building will be closed on Thursday and Friday, but
the parks' outdoor facilities including Oxley Nature Center trails
will be accessible as usual. Red Bud Valley Nature Preserve and
trails will be closed Thursday and Friday and will reopen on
The City of Tulsa Animal Welfare Shelter at 3031 N. Erie Ave.
will be closed Thursday, Nov. 24, but open on Friday, Nov. 25, and
on Saturday, Nov. 26, 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. 24.
Regular level bus service will resume on Friday, Nov. 25.