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MOST CITY OF DETROIT OFFICES TO CLOSE FOR HOLIDAYS City Offices Also Closed for Furlough on Dec. 22 and Jan. 3

12/18/2011
Detroit News

December 19 - 21, 2011
Airport
Buildings, Safety Engineering and Environmental
Department of Public Works (Refuse Collection)
Detroit Workforce Development Department
General Services Department
Health & Wellness Promotion Animal Control (Emergencies Only)Birth/Death Records Health ServicesSubstance Abuse Treatment (24/7)
Human Resources
Planning & Development Department
Public Lighting Department
Recreation

December 27 - 29, 2011
Airport
Department of Public Works (Refuse Collection)
Detroit Workforce Development Department
General Services Department
Health & Wellness Promotion Animal Control (Emergencies Only)Birth/Death Records (open to funeral directors only)Substance Abuse Treatment (24/7)
Public Lighting Department

  • The Detroit Department of Transportation (DDOT) will operate bus service on Christmas and New Year’s Day as a Sunday schedule.  Regular weekday bus service will be provided on Dec. 24 and Dec. 31.
  • The Department of Public Works will NOT collect refuse and recycling on Monday, Dec. 26 and Monday, Jan. 2.  During both weeks, DPW crews will collect refuse and recycling one day later.  Monday’s collection will be picked up on Tuesday, and Tuesday’s collection will take place on Wednesday and so forth.   
  • The Detroit People Mover will not operate on Christmas and New Year’s Day.  On Dec. 24, the People Mover will operate from 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.  The People Mover also will operate on Dec. 31 from noon – 3 a.m.

In addition, the following City of Detroit offices will be closed on Thursday, Dec. 22 and Tuesday, Jan. 3 because of budget-mandated furlough:
Administrative Hearings
Building Authority
Buildings, Safety Engineering and Environmental Department
City Clerk’s Office and City Clerk Archives and Records Division
City Council Offices
Communications & Creative Services Division (CCSD)
Community Access Centers (formerly Neighborhood City Halls)
Elections
Environmental Affairs
Finance Department - Income Tax, Revenue Collections, Treasury & Purchasing
General Services Department
    Greater Detroit Resource Recovery Authority (GDRRA)
Health and Wellness Promotion
Human Resources (with the exception of Payroll Division)
Human Rights
Labor Relations
Law
Mayor’s Office
Media Services (formerly Cable Communications Commission)
Municipal Parking (with the exception of garages and cashier offices)
Ombudsman’s Office
Public Works (Refuse to be picked up, and drop-off locations will be open.)
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