Here is what Richardson residents should know heading into Christmas

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Several Richardson city services are closed for Christmas and New Years. (Courtesy Fotolia)

Several Richardson city services are closed for Christmas and New Years. (Courtesy Fotolia)

Several Richardson city services are on hiatus during Christmas and New Years. Here is what residents should know leading up to the holidays.

Some city services put on pause

Recycling, solid waste, and bulky item pickup service will not be provided Christmas Eve, Dec. 24; Christmas day, Dec. 25; and New Year’s Day, Jan. 1. There will be no trash collection or bulky item pickup makeup days. Recycling makeup days will be Dec. 26 for Christmas Eve; Dec. 27 for Dec. 26; Dec. 28 for Dec. 26; and Dec. 28 for Dec. 27, according to the city.

Holiday schedule for city facilities

City Hall/Civic Center, Municipal Court: Closed Dec. 24-25 and Jan. 1.


Eisemann Center: Administration offices closed Dec. 24; entire center closed Dec. 25 and Jan. 1.

Recreation centers, Senior Center and Tennis Center: Close at 5 p.m. Dec. 23 and Dec. 31. Closed Dec. 24-25 and Jan. 1.

Gymnastics Center: Closed Dec. 24-25, Dec. 31 and Jan. 1.

Library and Animal Shelter: Closes at 5 p.m. Dec. 23 and Dec. 31. Closed Dec. 24-25 and Jan. 1.

Sherrill Park Golf Course: Closed Dec. 25.
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By Makenzie Plusnick

Makenzie graduated from Tarleton State University in 2019 with a degree in communications. While in school, she interned at the Weatherford Democrat and was editor of Texan News Service, a news outlet at Tarleton. She enjoys true crime podcasts, riding horses, and spending time with her dog.


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