Tuesday, December 15, 2009

City of Calgary Christmas holiday hours of operation

CITY ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES
All administrative offices will be closed in the afternoon on (Christmas Eve) Thursday in the afternoon, on Friday, December 25, 2009 (Christmas Day) and Friday, January 1, 2010 (New Year’s Day).

CALGARY TRANSIT
Calgary Transit will offer a free, reduced level of service on December 25,Christmas Day. On Boxing Day, December 26, Calgary Transit will operate on a Sunday level of service. On New Year’s Eve, December 31, Calgary Transit will provide a weekday level of service which will be free after 6 p.m. On New Year’s Day, January 1, Calgary Transit will operate on a Sunday level of service.

For more information and schedules, please visit www.calgarytransit.com, call Teleride at 974-4000, or Customer Service at 262-1000.

RESIDENTIAL GARBAGE COLLECTION
Holiday Garbage and Blue Cart Recycling Collection Changes There will be a temporary change to the collection schedule for residents who receive Friday garbage and blue cart service during the holiday season.

There will be no collection on Christmas Day, Friday, December 25 or New Year’s Day, Friday, January 1, 2010.
Instead, residents will receive collection on Monday, December 28 and Monday, January 4, 2010.

Regular collection will resume on Friday, January 8, 2010.

Christmas Tree Recycling
The City will pick up real Christmas trees from Calgary households that receive City residential garbage collection over two weekends – Saturday, January 9 to Monday, January 11 and Saturday, January 16 to Monday, January 18. Residents should place their trees where they normally put their garbage by 7 a.m. on Saturday for pick up.

The City will also operate eight temporary drop-off depots from Dec. 26 to January 18:

Fire Hall #15 – 6328 35th Ave. N.W.
Fire Hall #22 – 7199 Temple Dr. N.E.
Bottomlands Park – St. Georges Drive and Seventh Ave. N.E.
South Calgary Community Association – 3130 16th St. S.W.
Parks Compound – 10312 Sacramento Dr. S.W.

Spyhill Landfill – 69th St. and 112th Ave. N.W.
East Calgary Landfill – 17th Ave. and 68th St. S.E.
Shepard Landfill – 114th Ave. and 68 th St. S.E.
Note – Landfills will be closed on Sundays and New Year’s Day.


Landfill Hours
City landfills will be closed on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. Regular hours are 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday until March 31.

Commercial Collection
No commercial collection on Christmas Day or New Year’s Day

ANIMAL SERVICES CENTRE
2201 Portland Street S.E.
Open Thursday, December 24 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Closed Friday, December 25, 2009
Centre will be closed Friday, January 1, 2010.
Telephone inquiries can be directed to 3-1-1.

RECREATION
For more information please visit www.calgary.ca/recreation

All Athletic Parks are closed for the season.

All Arenas will be closed on December 25, 2009 and January 1, 2010.
Free Public Skating - December 26, 2009 from 1 to 2:30 pm. at the following Arenas:
-Ernie Starr,
-Frank McCool,
-Murray Copot,
-Optimist/George Blundun,
-Jimmie Condon,
-Shouldice, Henry Viney
-Stu Peppard Arena

Please visit Calgary.ca/arenas or call 311 for more information.

CITY GOLF COURSES
GIVE THE GIFT OF GOLF! Golf Greenbucks are a perfect gift for birthdays, anniversaries, graduations and Christmas!
Available for purchase through The City of Calgary Onlinestore (www.calgaryonlinestore.com)

$20 Golf Greenbuck Gift Certificates can be redeemed for green fee admissions, rentals, food & beverage services or even towards the purchase of a Golf Punchcard or Golf Pass.

INDOOR POOLS
All indoor pools will be closed on:
Christmas Day, Friday, December. 25, 2009 Boxing Day, Saturday, December 26, 2009 and New Year’s Day, Friday, January 1, 2010

SOUTHLAND LEISURE CENTRE
Thursday, December 24, 2009 - Open from 11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Shinny hockey & public skating run from 12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Regular admission applies. Shinny hockey tickets can be pre -purchased.

Closed Friday, December 25, 2009 and Saturday, December 26, 2009.

Thursday, December 31, 2009 - open from 5:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Shinny hockey runs from 12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Shinny hockey tickets must be pre-purchased.
Public skate from 2 – 3:30 p.m. – regular admission rates apply

Friday, January 1, 2010 open from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Shinny hockey tickets must be pre-purchased.
Public skate from 2 – 3:30 p.m – regular admission rates apply

VILLAGE SQUARE LEISURE CENTRE
Thursday, December 24, 2009 – Open from 6 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Shinny hockey –closed
Public skate – closed

Closed Friday, December 25, 2009 and Saturday, December 26, 2009.

Thursday, December 31, 2009 – Open from 6 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Shinny hockey runs from 12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Public skate - closed

Friday, January 1, 2010 – 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Shinny hockey runs from 12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Public skate from 12:30 – 2 p.m.- regular admission rates apply

ART CENTRES
Wildflower Arts Centre
Closed from December 24, 2009 and will re-open January 4, 2010 at 8:30 a.m.

North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre
Closing at 5 p.m. on Friday, December 18, 2009 Re-opening Monday, January 4, 2010 at 9 a.m.

OTHER FACILITIES
Devonian Gardens
Closed for renovations

Fort Calgary
Closed December 24, 25, 26, 2009
Closed January 1, 2010

Heritage Park
December 24 and 31 – open until 3 p.m.
Closed December 25, 26, 2009
Closed January 1, 2010

Inglewood Bird Sanctuary
2425 9 Ave S.E.
Closed Friday, December 25, 2009
Closed, Friday, January 1, 2010

Deane House
The Deane House will be closed for lunch December 24, 2009 to January 1, 2010.
Will re-open on Saturday January 2, 2010.

Calgary Zoo
Open 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. daily.
Closed Christmas Day, December 25, 2009.

Telus World of Science
December 24 & December 31, 2009
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Closed Christmas Day, December 25, 2009.

Public Contact Information:

3-1-1

Public Email Contact:

3-1-1contactus@calgary.ca

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