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New Year's Eve and Day closings

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


Federal, state and county offices: closed Friday.


County, federal and state courts: closed Friday.

Buses and Streetcars

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

TECO Line Streetcar System: 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. on Friday and Saturday.


International Plaza, WestShore Plaza, Westfield Citrus Park, Westfield Brandon and University Mall: close at 6 p.m. Friday and 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: most close at noon on Friday, the airport office closes at 7 p.m.; mail delivery. Closed on Saturday; no mail delivery.


Libraries: closed Friday and Saturday.


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


Most have normal operating hours Friday. Closed Saturday.

Attractions, Museums

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

Editors note: The City of Tampa will not have residential garbage pickup Friday. An earlier version of this story had incorrect information.

Tampa Bay & Florida news > New Year's Eve, New Year's Day Closings 12/29/10 [Last modified: Thursday, December 30, 2010 1:43pm]
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