By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected]
All government offices in Alexandria will be closed on Thursday and Friday and other city services have been adjusted due to Thanksgiving as well, according to a news release.
Trash and recycling will be collected regularly throughout the week, however, on Thanksgiving Day, collection will begin at 6 a.m., not 7 a.m.
The Animal Welfare League of Alexandria will be closed this week, except for Friday when it will be available for appointment-only visits from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., according to the release.
The city’s health services, including the Alexandria Health Department, Flora Krause Casey Pharmacy and Teen Wellness Center at T.C. Williams High School will be closed from Nov. 26 to 29, according to the release. AHD’s COVID-19 case investigations and contact tracing will still be operational during those days.
On Thanksgiving Day, all city museums and recreation, nature and art centers will be closed, while Alexandria libraries will be closed on Thursday and Friday, according to the release.
Parking enforcement will be suspended at metered spaces, in residential permit parking districts and other areas with signed parking time limits on Thursday and Friday, according to the release. DASH bus service will operate on a Sunday schedule on Thanksgiving Day.