New Year’s closures planned for public offices in Perry area


As part of its free service to readers, publishes the following list of planned holiday closures of Perry-area public buildings and schedule changes in Perry public services.

All Perry city offices and the Perry Water Works office will be closed Friday, Jan. 1.

Perry garbage and recycle routes scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 31 will be picked up Wednesday, Dec. 30. Garbage and Recycle Routes scheduled for Friday, Jan. 1 will be picked up Thursday, Dec. 31.

The city of Perry will pick up Christmas trees and evergreen garlands or wreaths from residential areas Wednesday, Jan. 6 and Wednesday, Jan. 13. Trees should have all decorations removed. Do not place trees or greenery in disposal bags. Trees and greenery should be placed near the curb by 7 a.m. to assure pickup.

For more information, call Perry City Hall at 515-465-2481.

The McCreary Community Building will be open Thursday, Dec. 31 from 7 a.m. until 1 p.m. and will be closed Friday, Jan. 1.

The Perry Public Library will be open Thursday, Dec. 31 from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. and will be closed Friday, Jan. 1.

The Carnegie Library Museum will be closed during the month of January and will reopen for the 2016 season Feb. 6 for the BRR Ride. New hours for 2016 will be Saturdays noon to 4 p.m. and Sundays 1-3 p.m.

The Dallas County Hospital will temporarily suspend Sunday brunch at the 10th Street Bistro Cafeteria from Sunday, Dec. 27 through Sunday, Jan. 3. The Bistro will be open Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. during this time. Normal Sunday brunch hours will resume Sunday, Jan. 10. Dallas For more information, call 515-465-2530.

The Dallas County Conservation Board offices will be closed Friday, Jan. 1.

The Clothes Closet at  the First Christian Church, 1224 Lucinda St., will be closed Friday and Saturday, Jan. 1-2. It will resume its regular hours Friday and Saturday, Jan. 8-9 from 8 a.m. to noon.


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