See which Frisco city offices, services are open for July 4 weekend

Frisco recently announced its government offices will be closed July 3 in observance of the Independence Day holiday. (William C. Wadsack/Community Impact Newspaper)
Frisco recently announced its government offices will be closed July 3 in observance of the Independence Day holiday. (William C. Wadsack/Community Impact Newspaper)

Frisco recently announced its government offices will be closed July 3 in observance of the Independence Day holiday. (William C. Wadsack/Community Impact Newspaper)

The city of Frisco’s government offices will be closed July 3 in observance of the Independence Day holiday, according to a city news release. Normal hours will resume July 6.

The following offices and locations will close or have altered hours July 3-4:

• City Hall and other administrative offices: closed

• Frisco Public Library: closed. This includes curbside and drive-thru services as well.

• Frisco Heritage Museum: closed


• Frisco Discovery Center: open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 3 and closed July 4.

• Frisco Municipal Court: closed

• Environmental Services offices and the Environmental Collection Center: closed

• Frisco Fire Safety Town and Central Fire Administration: closed

The Frisco Fire Department announced that it has opted not to reopen its Safety Town educational facility on July 14. A new date for the facility's reopening has not been announced.

Frisco Athletic Center’s general facility will be open from 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 3 and 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. July 4. To use the center, active members are required to pre-register for 90-minute time blocks through Waitwhile or the city website.

Trash collection and curbside recycling will not be delayed as July 4 falls on a Saturday.
By William C. Wadsack
William C. Wadsack is editor of the Frisco edition of Community Impact Newspaper. He previously served as managing editor of several daily and weekly publications in North Texas and his native state of Louisiana before joining Community Impact Newspaper in 2019.


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