City of Alexandria Announces Schedule of Services for the Thanksgiving Holiday
Thursday, November 25, and Friday, November 26
All City of Alexandria government offices will be closed on Thursday, November 25, and Friday, November 26, in observance of the Thanksgiving Day holiday.
Health Facilities: The Alexandria Health Department (4480 King St.) and the Flora Krause Casey Health Center (1200 N. Howard St.) will close at noon on November 24 and remain closed on November 25 and 26. The Adolescent Health Center (3701 W. Braddock Rd.) will be closed on November 26 and 27.
Hotlines: All emergency hotlines operate 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, including the child protective services hotline at 703.746.5800; the domestic violence hotline, 703.746.4911; the emergency services for mental health or substance abuse crisis hotline, 703.746.3401; and the sexual assault hotline, 703.683.7273.
Libraries: All Alexandria Library branches will be closed on November 25 and 26.
Parking: The Alexandria Police Department will suspend enforcement of parking restrictions at metered spaces, as well as time restrictions in residential permit parking districts and other areas with signed parking time limits, on November 25. Parking restrictions at metered spaces and time restrictions in residential permit parking districts will be enforced on November 26.
Recreation Centers: All City of Alexandria recreation centers, including the Chinquapin Recreation Center, will be closed on November 25. The Chinquapin Recreation Center will be open from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. on November 26. All neighborhood recreation centers will open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on November 26. The Jerome “Buddie” Ford Nature Center will be closed on November 26.
Refuse Collection: Residential trash and recycling will be collected on the regularly scheduled day during the week of Thanksgiving, including Thanksgiving Day, November 25.
Schools: The Alexandria City Public Schools will be closed from November 24 - 26.
State Offices: The General and Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Courts will close at noon on November 24, and remain closed on November 25 and 26. The Circuit Court and the DMV Office at 2681 Mill Road will be open all day on November 24, and will be closed on November 25 and 26.
Transit: Alexandria Transit Company’s DASH bus service will not operate on November 25. DASH bus service will operate a reduced weekday schedule on November 26.