City announces Veteran’s Day holiday schedule of services

Do you have to take the trash out on Veteran's Day?  Yep, you sure do!

City Hall and most municipal offices will be closed to observe the Veteran’s Day holiday on Monday, November 11, 2019. The recycling, garbage and organics recycling collection will take place.

Other City services will operate as follows:


  • Recycling, organics recycling and garbage will be collected
  • Police will be on duty
  • Fire and EMS personnel will be on duty
  • 3-1-1 Call Center will be operational from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Downtown visitors will enjoy a parking meter holiday
  • Dead animal collection crews will be on duty
  • Animal Care Officers will be on duty
  • San Antonio Botanical Garden
  • La Villita and Market Square shops
  • Centro de Artes Gallery at Market Square
  • City Parks and Natural Areas
  • Bitters Brush Recycling Center, 1800 Wurzbach Parkway
  • Nelson Gardens Brush Recycling Center, 8963 Nelson Rd.
  • Alicia Trevino Lopez and Doris Griffin Senior Center (with limited services)
  • Limited Fitness in the Park and Cultural Classes will be offered- see November schedule for details
  • Pre-K 4 SA centers and corporate office
  • Head Start administrative offices and school district sites



  • Alamodome Box Office and Administrative Offices
  • Central Library and all branch libraries
  • All Metro Health clinics
  • Animal Care Services Lobby and Adoption Center
  • Municipal Court, 401 S. Frio
  • Carver Community Cultural Center, 226 N. Hackberry
  • Senior Comprehensive Centers, with the exception of those listed above
  • Senior Nutrition Sites (seniors or the general public may contact individual nutrition sites for holiday schedule information)
  • City of San Antonio Community Service Centers
  • Child Care Services Administrative Offices
  • Office of the City Clerk, Passports, Vital Records and Municipal Archives and Records
  • SAPD’s Administration and Records Section
  • Parks & Recreation Community Centers
  • Parks & Recreation Adult and Senior Centers
  • Enrique Barrera Community Fitness Center
  • McFarlin Tennis Center, 1503 San Pedro
  • San Antonio Natatorium, 1430 W. Cesar Chavez
  • Airport Administrative Offices
  • Spanish Governor’s Palace
  • La Villita Administrative Offices
  • Market Square Administrative Offices
  • Culture Commons Gallery at Plaza de Armas
  • Willie C. Velasquez Emergency Services Center
  • SAFD Administrative Offices
  • Solid Waste Management Administrative Offices