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City Facilities Closed for Thanksgiving
City offices, book drops, and libraries will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 28, and Friday, Nov. 29 in observance of Thanksgiving. Rio Vista Recreation Center will be closed Thursday, Nov. 28, but will be open Friday, Nov. 29, from 5 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Peoria Community Center will close at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 27 and will be closed until Monday, Dec. 2. For all households whose scheduled garbage collection falls on Thursday, pickup will be Friday. For Friday collection, pickup will be Saturday. For more information on holiday trash collection schedules, visit www.peoriaaz.gov/holidaytrash or call 623-773-7160. Buses and light rail will operate on a Sunday/holiday schedule for Thursday and Friday. Express and RAPID routes do not operate on this holiday. For more bus/light rail information or to schedule a trip, contact 602-253-5000 or go to valleymetro.org.