City year-end closures

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2019 to 2020
Wednesday, December 25, 2019 (All day) to Wednesday, January 1, 2020 (All day)
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During the holiday season City Hall will be closed Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2019 t0 Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020 (inclusive). We will re-open on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020 at 8 a.m.

Essential services such as fire, police, snow removal, water supply and wastewater treatment will remain in operation. The Kelowna International Airport remains open 24/7.

For water, sewer, parks, roads, snow removal and after-hour inquiries, contact the Civic Operations’ call centre at
250-469-8600. You can also access the City's online service request system 24/7 at kelowna.ca/onlineservices.

Official City social media channels will not be active during this closure.

Business licence renewal payments are due Jan. 15 and can be renewed by mail or online, when there are no changes to an existing licence.

City of Kelowna facility holiday closures are planned around a low service demand period.

View the public skating schedule for public skate locations and hours.
 
Check out BC Transit's holiday service schedule before you ride!

Holiday civic operating hours

City Hall | Yards |Park Services | Ellis Street | Lawrence Avenue | Smith Avenue offices
Closed Dec. 25 - Jan. 1
Reopens Wednesday, Jan. 2 at 8 a.m.
Bylaw enforcement operations will not be affected by the closure.

Notice to our customers: Over the holiday closure, please consider online payment options and picking up transit tickets/passes through one of the City’s other transit outlets (select the "where to buy" tab) . If you need a 2019 Commercial Vehicle decal prior to Jan. 2, 2020, please visit us at City Hall before 4 p.m. on Dec. 24.

Glenmore Landfill | Glenmore Landfill Office | Curbside garbage collection
The landfill is closed Dec. 25, 26 & Jan. 1 (open to commercial only on Dec. 26)
The administration office is closed Dec. 25 - Jan. 1, re-opening on Jan. 2
250-469-8880
There will be no curbside garbage collection on Dec. 25 and Jan.1. Collection dates will shift a day forward for the remainder of the week. Please refer to the Regional District of Central Okanagan collection schedule and maps.

Wastewater Treatment Facility
Remains open throughout the holidays
Administration office closed Dec. 25, 26 & Jan. 1

Memorial Park Cemetery and Administration Office
The gates are open for visiting 7 a.m. - 5 p.m. seven days a week
The administration office will close at 2 p.m. on Dec. 24 and is closed Dec. 25, 26 and Jan. 1.
Open Dec. 27 from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m
Open Dec. 30 & 31 from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Returning to regular hours on Jan. 2

Kelowna International Airport (YLW) Administration Office
The airport remains open 24/7
The administration office will be closed Dec. 25, 26 & Jan. 1
Open Dec. 27, 30 & 31

Parkinson Recreation Centre
Dec. 24   6 a.m. – 4 p.m. 
Dec. 25 & 26   Closed
Dec. 27  6 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Dec. 28 & 29  8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Dec. 30   6 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Dec. 31   6 a.m. – 4 p.m. 
Jan. 1  10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Kelowna Fire Department Administration Office (front counter)
Essential Fire service (dispatch and response) remains operational 24/7
Closed Dec. 23 - Jan. 1, reopening Jan. 2

Police Services (RCMP) Administration Office
Essential Police service remains operational 24/7
Closed Dec. 25, 26 & Jan. 1

Rutland and K.L.O. Community Policing offices
Closed Dec. 23 - Jan. 1, reopening Jan. 2

Holiday transit schedules
Dec. 25 - Sunday schedule
Dec. 26 - Saturday schedule
Dec. 31 - Regular service
Jan. 1 - Sunday schedule

Additional sport & recreation facilities

Please contact the following for specific holiday hours:

Sport Kelowna
250-469-8504

Capital News Centre
250-764-6288

H2O adventure + fitness centre
4075 Gordon Drive
250-764-4040
www.h2okelowna.com