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Local cities and Sarasota County closings for President’s Day
City of Sarasota:
Sarasota, FL: City administration offices will be closed Monday, Feb. 18, in recognition of the Presidents Day holiday.
Waste collection schedules will not be affected by the holiday.
Hours of operation at recreation and cultural facilities will vary:
- Arlington Park and Aquatic Center, 2650 Waldemere St., will be closed.
- Bobby Jones Golf Club, 1000 Circus Blvd., is open 365 days a year.
- Lido Pool, 400 Benjamin Franklin Drive, will be closed.
- Payne Park Tennis Center, 2050 Adams Lane, will be open 7:30 a.m. to noon.
- Robert L. Taylor Community Complex, 1845 34th St., will be open regular hours (6 a.m. to 8 p.m.)
- Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, 777 N. Tamiami Trail – The Box Office will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The Regular City Commission meeting will be held the following day on Tuesday, Feb. 19, at 1:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. in the Commission Chambers at City Hall, 1565 1st St.
For more information on garbage collection, contact the Solid Waste Division at 941-365-7651.
- Sarasota County Government offices will be closed Feb. 18.
- The SCAT administration office and downtown transfer station customer service window
will be closed Feb. 18.
- Sarasota County’s chemical collection center at 250 S. Jackson Road will be closed Feb. 18.
Libraries and Historical Resources will be closed Feb. 18.
Knight Trail Park pistol and rifle range will be closed Feb 18.
Recreation centers will be closed Feb. 18.
Administrative office at the chemical collection center at 8750 Bee Ridge Road will be closed Feb. 18.
Sarasota County Contracted Human Services and Veterans Services will be closed.
Operating normal hours on Monday, Feb. 18:
- The Florida Department of Health in Sarasota County will operate normal hours Feb. 18, offering its full range of medical and public health services.
- The collection schedule for solid waste, yard waste and recyclables will not be affected by the holiday and remains on the regular pickup schedule, with no interruptions of collection.
- Regular bus services and the Siesta Key Breeze will operate normal hours Feb. 18.
- Sarasota County’s chemical collection center at 8750 Bee Ridge Road, and the Citizens’ Convenience Center at 4010 Knights Trail Road, Nokomis, will be open Feb. 18.
Venice City Hall will be closed Monday, Feb. 18 for the observance of the Presidents Day holiday.
City Hall will reopen to the public on Tuesday, Feb. 19 at 8 a.m.
In the event of Utilities service emergencies like a water line break, residents can call 941-486-2770. This line is designated for emergencies only.
Garbage, yard waste and recyclables will be collected as usual. Residents are reminded to have their items to the curb by 7 a.m.