Submitted by City of McKinney
McKinney City Hall, the McKinney Municipal Courts building and city administrative offices will be closed on Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 24-25, in observance of the Christmas holiday and also on Tuesday, Jan. 1 in observance of the New Year holiday.
Solid waste and recycling collections will change for both holidays. There will be a regular collection on Monday, Dec. 24, but there will not be a solid waste or recycling collection on Tuesday, Dec. 25. The regular Tuesday collection slides to Wednesday, Dec. 26, Wednesday slides to Thursday, Thursday slides to Friday, and the Friday collection slides to Saturday, Dec. 29. For the New Year’s holiday, there will be a regular collection on Monday, Dec. 31. There will be no solid waste or recycling collection on Tuesday, Jan. 1. The Tuesday collection slides to Wednesday, Jan. 2, Wednesday slides to Thursday, Thursday slides to Friday, and the Friday collection slides to Saturday, Jan. 5.
Other city facilities, including recreation centers, libraries and the municipal golf course, have special hours for the upcoming holidays. The McKinney Senior Recreation Center, Senior Pool, the Community Center and the Old Settler’s Recreation Center will be closed Dec. 24 – 25 and Jan. 1, and all will close at 5 p.m. on Dec. 31.
From Sunday, Dec. 23 through Tuesday, Dec. 25, the Roy and Helen Hall Memorial Library and the John and Judy Gay Library will be closed. Between Wednesday, Dec. 26 and Saturday, Dec. 29, both libraries will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. On Sunday, Dec. 30, both libraries are open from 1 – 5 p.m. On Monday, Dec. 31, both libraries will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The libraries are closed on New Year’s Day, and regular hours resume on Wednesday, Jan. 2.
On Christmas Eve, the Oak Hollow Municipal Golf Course Clubhouse closes at noon, the golf course is open from 6:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. and the Pro Shop is open until 1 p.m. The course and clubhouse will be closed on Dec. 25 and open with holiday rates on Jan. 1. All other days during the holiday, the course is open for regular operating hours.
The Dr Pepper StarCenter McKinney at Craig Ranch will be open until 4 p.m. on Dec. 24, closed on Dec. 25, open until 5 p.m. on Dec. 31 and open all day on Jan. 1. The public skating schedule for the holidays is available for viewing at http://bit.ly/SQC40o.
The Courts at Gabe Nesbitt Community Park is open Dec. 24 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and is closed on Dec. 25. For the New Year holiday, The Courts is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and is closed Jan. 1.