City services altered for Plano residents heading into Christmas, New Year's Day

The city of Plano will operate on altered facility hours for the Christmas holiday and New Year's Day, according to the city's website. (Courtesy Pexels)
The city of Plano will operate on altered facility hours for the Christmas holiday and New Year's Day, according to the city's website. (Courtesy Pexels)

The city of Plano will operate on altered facility hours for the Christmas holiday and New Year's Day, according to the city's website. (Courtesy Pexels)

The city of Plano will operate on altered facility hours for the Christmas holiday and New Year's Day, according to the city's website.

There will be no change to the trash and recycling collections schedule over the holidays.


Adjusted hours for city facilities over the holidays can be found below:

  • Animal Shelter: closed Dec. 24-35, closed Jan. 1

  • Carpenter, Oak Point, Liberty & Tom Muehlenbeck Recreation Centers: open 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 24, closed Dec. 25, open 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Jan. 1

  • Day Labor Center: closed Dec. 24-35, closed Dec. 31-Jan. 1

  • Environmental Education Center: temporarily closed

  • High Point Tennis Center: open 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 24, closed Dec. 25, open 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 31, closed Jan. 1

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

  • Interurban Railway Museum: temporarily closed

  • Jack Carter Pool: closed for season

  • Rowlinson Natatorium: closed for season

  • North Texas Municipal Water District Transfer Station & 121 Regional Disposal Facility: closed Dec. 25, closed Jan. 1

  • Oak Point Nature and Retreat Center: closed Dec. 24-25, closed Jan. 1

  • Pecan Hollow Golf Course: closed Dec. 25, open Jan. 1

  • Plano Aquatic Center: open 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 24, closed Dec. 25, open 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 31, closed Jan. 1

  • Plano Municipal Offices: closed Dec. 24-25, closed Jan. 1

  • Plano Public Library (Davis, Haggard, Harrington, Parr & Schimelpfenig libraries): open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 23, closed Dec. 24-25, open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 31, closed Jan. 1

  • Texas Pure Products Regional Composting Site & Custer Road Facility: closed Dec. 24-25, closed Jan. 1

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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