Labor Day Holiday City Services Schedule

Parks closed for Labor Day weekend


To slow the spread of COVID-19, all City parks will be closed to the public effective Friday, Sept. 4 at 11:59 p.m. Parks will reopen on Tuesday, Sept. 8 at 5 a.m. While parks are closed to the public, trails such as the Howard W. Peak Greenway Trail System will remain open. Activities such as running, walking, and cycling are permitted on the Greenway trails and City park trails.

In observance of the Labor Day holiday on Monday, Sept. 7, 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:


  • Recycling, organics recycling and garbage will be collected

  • Bitters Brush Recycling Center, 1800 Wurzbach Parkway

  • Nelson Gardens Brush Recycling Center, 8963 Nelson Road

  • Police will be on duty

  • Fire and EMS personnel will be on duty

  • 3-1-1 Call Center will be operational 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.

  • Downtown visitors will enjoy a free on-street parking day

  • Dead animal collection crews will be on duty

  • Animal Care Officers will be on duty

  • Magistrate Court and Detention Center

  • La Villita and Market Square shops

  • All City trails


  • Central Library and all branch libraries
  • COVID-19 Hotline

  • City-run COVID-19 testing locations at Freeman Coliseum, Cuellar Community Center and Ramirez Community Center

  • All Metro Health locations and clinics

  • Animal Care Services Welcome Center and Adoptions

  • Bulky waste collection centers and household hazardous waste sites

  • Alamodome Administrative Offices and Box Office

  • Municipal Court, 401 S. Frio

  • SAPD Administration and Records

  • SAFD Administration and Records

  • Office of the City Clerk, Passports, Vital Records and Municipal Archives and Records

  • Pre-K 4 SA offices and education centers

  • Carver Community Cultural Center, 226 N. Hackberry

  • Senior Multi-Service Centers

  • Senior Nutrition Sites (seniors or the general public may contact individual nutrition sites for holiday schedule information)

  • City of San Antonio Community Service Centers

  • Head Start administrative offices and school district sites

  • Child Care Services administrative offices

  • Neighborhood and Housing Services Department

  • City Parks*

  • Spanish Governor’s Palace (regularly closed on Mondays)

  • Mission Marquee Plaza

  • La Villita Administrative Offices

  • Market Square Administrative Offices