MLK Holiday closings

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For immediate release:  January 13, 2020
Contact:  Office of the City Manager
                 352-728-9786 x. 1100

City of Leesburg will close offices/facilities for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

     LEESBURG, FL – City of Leesburg offices and facilities will be closed on Monday, January 20 for the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. Regular operations will resume on Tuesday, January 21.

     There will be no garbage, yard waste, bulk items, appliance or recycling collection on Monday, January 20. Residential and commercial solid waste regularly scheduled for pick up on Mondays will be picked up on Thursday, January 23. Recyclables will be collected on the next regularly scheduled recycling pick up day. There will be no change for dumpster service for the holiday.

     The Leesburg Public Library will be closed January 20 and will reopen Tuesday, January 21 with normal operating hours.

Leesburg is a progressive city of more than 23,000 residents in northwest Lake County. The city government serves twice as many people with its electric, gas, water and wastewater public utilities. Leesburg is also a central hub for commerce, attracting 50,000 people to work each weekday. For more information, visit