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Written by evrard on Jan 04, 2013

UPDATED January, 2018:  City Hall and most municipal offices will be closed on Jan. 15, 2017 in observation of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday. Public safety and emergency services will remain in operation.

But do you have to take out the trash on the MLK holiday? No.

Written by evrard on Aug 20, 2012

In observance of the Labor Day holiday on Monday, Sept. 4, 2017, City Hall and most municipal offices will be closed. Public safety and emergency services will remain in operation.

Recycling and waste collection for residents who have a Monday collection service will be business as usual - so yes, you do need to take the trash out on Labor Day. But on-street parking will be free downtown at meters and pay stations.

Other City services will operate as follows:

Open on Monday, Sept. 4:

Written by City of San Antonio on Dec 16, 2011

Updated for 2017: When do you have to take out the trash during the Christmas and New Year's break? Monday trash, recycling and garbage will be collected on Tuesday Dec. 26 and Jan. 2, while Tuesday collection moves to Wednesday Dec. 27 and Jan. 3. Got that?

City Hall and most municipal offices will be closed Dec. 25, 2017-Jan. 1, 2018 in observance of the holiday season. Public safety and emergency services will remain in operation. Other City services will operate as follows:

Open:

Written by Joe Ruiz on Jun 22, 2011

Updated for 2017: Before you break out the barbecue pit for the July 4 holiday, take out the trash.

Yes, you will have to take out the trash on the Fourth of July (if Tuesday is your normal trash day).

Written by City of San Antonio on Apr 06, 2011

The City of San Antonio released its Fiesta San Jacinto holiday services schedule for Friday, April 22, 2016. And yes, you will have to take out the trash. But you won't have to pay to park at downtown on-street meters!

Recycling, organics recycling and garbage will be collected Friday, April 22 as usual, while City Hall and most municipal offices will be closed to observe the Fiesta San Jacinto holiday. City services will operate as follows:

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