Updated for 2020: San Antonio City Hall and most municipal offices will be closed to observe the Memorial Day holiday on Monday, May 25. But do you have to take out the trash on Memorial Day? Yes. Recycling, organics recycling and garbage will be collected on Monday, May 25. The Bitters Brush Recycling Center, 1800 Wurzbach Parkway and the Nelson Gardens Brush Recycling Center, 8963 Nelson will both be open. Dead animal collection crews will be on duty and the 3-1-1 Call Center will be operational from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m..