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North Pinellas closings for the Fourth of July

North Pinellas closings for the Fourth of July

Government: All federal, state and county government offices will be closed. City offices in Clearwater, Dunedin, Tarpon Springs, Safety Harbor and Oldsmar will also be closed.

Pinellas County Animal Services will be closed.

Courts: Federal and state courts will be closed.

The courts of the 6th Judicial Circuit (Pinellas and Pasco) will not be in session except for first-appearance advisory hearings and emergency situations.

Buses: All buses will operate on a holiday schedule. For more information, visit

Garbage collection: There will be no changes in residential trash pickup in Clearwater, Dunedin, Tarpon Springs, Safety Harbor and Oldsmar.

Postal service: All post offices will be closed.

Schools: All Pinellas County public schools will be closed, as will the campuses of St. Petersburg College.

Libraries: All library branches will be closed.

Malls: Westfield Countryside will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Local attractions: The Clearwater Marine Aquarium will be open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and its Winter's Dolphin Tale Adventure will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

All county parks and preserves and the Florida Botanical Gardens will remain open, however the Environmental Education Center at Brooker Creek Preserve and Heritage Village will be closed.

North Pinellas closings for the Fourth of July 06/25/14 [Last modified: Wednesday, June 25, 2014 6:06pm]
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