COMMUNITY NEWS

City of Concord to observe Martin Luther King Day, City Hall to open for customers after holiday
Friday, January 15, 2016

CONCORD – In observance of Martin Luther King Day, City of Concord offices will be closed on Monday, January 18.

Garbage, recycling, and bulky waste collection by Waste Pro will operate on the normal schedule next week. However, all customers are asked to place yard waste at the curb by 6:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 19. Yard waste will be collected by the end of the day Friday, January 22.

Customers are reminded that all garbage, recycling, and bulky waste must be placed at curb by 6:00 a.m. on their collection day. If items are set out after 6:00 a.m., they may not be located and miss collection. Customers should consider placing items at the curb after 5:00 p.m. the night before, and can visit concordnc.gov/whatsmyday to verify their collection schedule.

Rider Transit will operate on a regular schedule on January 18.

City parks and greenways will also be open on the normal schedule. However, the Academy, Hartsell, and Logan Recreation Centers will be open from 12:00 noon to 6:00 p.m. on January 18.

Administrative staff are in the final stages of moving into Concord's new City Hall at 35 Cabarrus Avenue W. Beginning at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 19, City Hall will be fully open for customers wishing to access City services such as Customer Care, Tax and Utility Payments, Human Resources, Planning and Neighborhood Development, and more. For a sneak preview, check out the latest episode of Cabarrus This Week, available on demand or airing on TWC Channel 22. For more information about City Hall, visit concordnc.gov/newcityhall.



For information on community celebrations, visit mlkccnc.org.