Here are the altered city services for Plano residents heading into Thanksgiving

The city of Plano will operate on altered facility hours and shifted trash and recycling pickup for the Thanksgiving holiday, according to the city's website. (Liesbeth Powers/Community Impact Newspaper)
The city of Plano will operate on altered facility hours and shifted trash and recycling pickup for the Thanksgiving holiday, according to the city's website. (Liesbeth Powers/Community Impact Newspaper)

The city of Plano will operate on altered facility hours and shifted trash and recycling pickup for the Thanksgiving holiday, according to the city's website. (Liesbeth Powers/Community Impact Newspaper)

The city of Plano will operate on altered facility hours and trash and recycling pickup for the Thanksgiving holiday, according to the city's website.

There will be no trash or recycling collections Nov. 26. Pickup will instead take place Nov. 27.


Additionally, city facilities will have adjusted hours for the holiday.

  • Animal Shelter: closed Nov. 26-27

  • Carpenter, Oak Point, Liberty & Tom Muehlenbeck Recreation Centers: closed Nov. 26, open Nov. 27 from 8 a.m.-8 p.m.

  • Day Labor Center: closed Nov. 26-27

  • Environmental Education Center: closed Nov. 26-27

  • High Point Tennis Center: closed Nov. 26, open Nov. 27 with regular hours

  • Household Chemical Reuse Center: closed Nov. 26-27

  • Interurban Railway Museum: closed Nov. 26-27

  • Jack Carter Pool: closed Nov. 26-27

  • Rowlinson Natatorium: closed Nov. 26-27

  • North Texas Municipal Water District Transfer Station & 121 Regional Disposal Facility: closed Nov. 26-27

  • Oak Point Nature and Retreat Center: closed Nov. 26-27

  • Pecan Hollow Golf Course: closed Nov. 26, open Nov. 27 with regular hours

  • Plano Aquatic Center: closed Nov. 26, open Nov. 27 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

  • Plano Municipal Offices: closed Nov. 26-27

  • Plano Public Library (Davis, Haggard, Harrington, Parr & Schimelpfenig libraries): closes Nov. 25 at 5 p.m., closed Nov. 26-27

  • Texas Pure Products Regional Composting Site & Custer Road Facility: closed Nov. 26-27

By Liesbeth Powers
Liesbeth graduated from Baylor University with a degree in new media journalism in December 2018. She gained her newspaper experience as a staff writer and multimedia editor at her campus paper, The Baylor Lariat. Liesbeth joined the Community Impact team in August 2019, where she reports on all things Plano and Richardson, including Plano City Council and Dallas Area Rapid Transit.


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