Schedule of Thanksgiving holiday closings

The Thanksgiving schedule for government offices and other services in the Victoria area includes:

GARBAGE SCHEDULE

Garbage scheduled for pickup Thanksgiving Day was picked up Wednesday.

If recycling is scheduled for collection Thanksgiving Day, it will be picked up Saturday.

All garbage, yard waste and recycling route will resume regular schedules Friday.

The Victoria landfill and the compost facility are closed Thanksgiving Day but will resume regular hours Friday.

For additional information, call the city's Solid Waste Department at 361-485-3220.

TEXAS ZOO

The zoo will be open.

CITY AND COUNTY OFFICES

All nonemergency city offices will be closed Thursday and Friday.

All county offices will be closed Thursday and Friday.

Victoria Transit will not run Thursday and Friday.

All emergency services will continue to operate.

MUSEUMS

The Children's Discovery Museum will be closed Thursday and Friday. The Nave Museum will be closed Thursday.

LIBRARIES

Victoria Public Library will be closed Thursday and Friday and will resume regular hours Saturday. Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library will resume regular hours Sunday.

STATE OFFICES

Workforce Solutions-Golden Crescent, Texas Department of Human Services, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department and Victoria County Health Center will be closed Thursday and Friday. The Department of Public Safety driver's license office will resume regular hours Monday.

U.S. POSTAL SERVICE

The post office will be closed Thursday. Only express mail will be delivered.

FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS

All banks will be closed Thursday

SCHOOLS

All Victoria public and private schools will resume Monday.

HIGHER EDUCATION

Victoria College and the University of Houston-Victoria will be closed Thursday and Friday.

VICTORIA ADVOCATE

The Victoria Advocate offices will be closed Thursday. To report delivery issues on Thursday, call 361-574-1200 from 6-10 a.m. To report news any time, call 361-574-1222.