Schedule of Christmas holiday closings
Dec. 22, 2013 at 6:22 a.m.
The Christmas holiday schedule for government offices and other services in the Victoria area includes:
Residential trash collection, yard waste and curbside recycling collection will be picked up as scheduled Christmas Eve. Residents with recycling collection Christmas Day will have their recycling picked up Saturday. Recycling carts should be placed by the curb by 7 a.m.
The Victoria County landfill and brush site will be open from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday and closed Wednesday, Christmas Day. The Garden-Ville Compost Facility will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday.
For additional information, call the city's solid waste department at 361-485-3220.
The zoo will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday.
CITY AND COUNTY OFFICES
All nonemergency city offices will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday.
All county offices will be closing at noon Monday and reopening Thursday.
Victoria Transit will run until 6 p.m. Tuesday and will not run Wednesday.
All emergency services will continue to operate.
The Children's Discovery Museum and the Nave Museum will be closed Monday through Wednesday. The Museum of the Coastal Bend will be closed Christmas Eve through Jan. 6.
Victoria Public Library will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday. Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library will closed through Jan. 1, New Year's Day.
Workforce Solutions will be closed Tuesday through Thursday. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department will be closed Tuesday through Friday. Victoria Community Health Center will be closing at noon Tuesday and will reopen with normal hours Thursday. The Department of Public Safety driver's license office will close at noon Tuesday and reopen with normal hours Friday.
U.S. POSTAL SERVICE
The post office will be closed Wednesday. Only express mail will be delivered.
IBC Bank will close at 3 p.m. Tuesday and reopen Thursday. Prosperity Bank will close at 1 p.m. Tuesday and reopen Thursday. First Convenience Bank will close at 5 p.m. Tuesday and reopen Thursday. Wells Fargo will close at 2 p.m. Tuesday and reopen Thursday. Capital One will close at 2 p.m. Tuesday and reopen Thursday. Trust Texas Bank will close at noon Tuesday and reopen Thursday. American Bank will close at 2 p.m. Tuesday and reopen Thursday. New First Bank will close at noon Tuesday and reopen Thursday.
All Victoria public and private schools will be reopening Jan. 6.
Victoria College will be closed Monday through Jan. 3. University of Houston-Victoria will be closed Monday through Jan. 1.
The Victoria Advocate offices will be closed Wednesday. To report delivery issues on Wednesday, call 361-574-1200 from 6 to 10 a.m. To report news any time, call 361-574-1222.