Schedule of Thanksgiving holiday closings
Nov. 22, 2011 at 5:22 a.m.
The Thanksgiving week schedule for governmental offices and other services in the Victoria area includes:
The Solid Waste Department will be closed on Thursday. All residents whose garbage pickup is on Thursday, will have trash collected on Wednesday before Thanksgiving. The recycling center, regional area compost site, and landfill will also be closed on Thursday.
The zoo will be closed on Thursday.
CITY AND COUNTY OFFICES
City hall, the Victoria City-County Health Department, Victoria County offices and the Golden Crescent Regional Planning Commission will be closed Thursday and Friday. City, county and state emergency services will continue to operate. The Victoria Transit will be closed Thursday and Friday.
All museums will be closed Thursday and Friday.
The Victoria Public Library will be closed Thursday and Friday. The Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library will be closed Wednesday through Saturday.
Workforce Solutions-Golden Crescent, Department of Public Safety driver's license office, Texas Department of Human Services, and Texas Parks and Wildlife Department will be closed Thursday and Friday. The University of Texas Medical Branch Women's Services Clinic will be closed Thursday and Friday.
U.S. POSTAL SERVICE
The post offices will be closed Thursday with express mail delivery only.
All banks will be closed on Thursday.
All Victoria public schools will be closed all week. Also closed will be Faith Academy. St. Joseph High School, Nazareth Academy School, Trinity Episcopal School and Victoria Christian School (kindergarten and half day program) will be closed Wednesday through Friday. Our Lady of Victory School will be closed Thursday and Friday.
The Victoria College campus will be closed all week and no classes will be held. The University of Houston-Victoria campus will close on Thursday and Friday and classes will be held on Monday and Tuesday only.
You may call customer service from 6 to 10 a.m.
All other departments, except the newsroom, will be closed Thursday. To report news any time, call 361-574-1222.
Obituary deadline for Thanksgiving Day is 1 p.m. Wednesday. Obituary deadline for Friday is 5 p.m. Wednesday.