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Christmas Eve, Christmas Day closings

The following will be closed Friday and Saturday, unless otherwise noted:


Federal, state and county offices: closed Friday.


County courts: closed today and Friday.

Federal courts: The clerk's office closes at noon today and is closed Friday.

State courts: closed Friday.

Buses and Streetcars

Buses: HART and HARTplus will operate on a Saturday schedule on Friday and a Sunday schedule on Saturday.

TECO Line Streetcar System: from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday. No service on Saturday.


International Plaza, WestShore Plaza, Westfield Citrus Park, Westfield Brandon and University Mall: open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday. Closed Saturday.

Garbage Collection

The city of Tampa, Temple Terrace and the Hillsborough County Solid Waste Management Department: normal pickup schedule on Friday. No garbage or recycling pickup on Saturday. County residents scheduled for Saturday can set out twice as much garbage on Wednesday.

Post Offices, Mail Delivery

Post offices: open from 8:30 a.m. to noon, and until 7 p.m. at the airport Friday; mail delivery. Closed on Saturday; no mail delivery.


Libraries: closed today, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Temple Terrace Library open from noon to 8 p.m. today.


Hillsborough County public schools, Hillsborough Community College, University of Tampa, University of South Florida: closed Friday.


Banks: limited operating hours Friday.

Attractions, Museums

The Tampa Museum of Art, the Florida Aquarium, Busch Gardens and Lowry Park Zoo will be open on Friday. All are closed Saturday, except Busch Gardens.

Tampa Bay & Florida news > Christmas Eve, Christmas Day Closings 12/22/10 [Last modified: Wednesday, December 22, 2010 11:06pm]
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