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City Offices Closed January 17 in Observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday

In observance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday, city government offices, including City Hall, will be closed on Monday, January 17, 2022. City offices will reopen at regular business hours on Tuesday, January 18.

This closing includes all branches of the Richmond Public Library, Parks, Recreation & Community Facilities offices, and community centers.

All DPW offices will be closed on Monday, January 17. Residential trash collection will not be picked up on Monday. Trash collection will be delayed by one day. Trash scheduled for pick up on Monday will be picked up on Tuesday and so on through Friday, January 21.

The East Richmond Road Convenience Center, located at 3800 East Richmond Road, will be closed on Monday, January 17 and will reopen on Tuesday, January 18.

Richmond Animal Care and Control offers adoptions by appointment Sunday through Friday and open to the public each Saturday from Noon until 5 p.m.

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