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City offices will close for Christmas & New Year's holidays

City offices will close for Christmas & New Year's holidays

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For immediate release:  December 12, 2023
Contact:  Office of the City Manager
                  352-728=9786 ext. 1100

Leesburg will close offices and facilities for Christmas and New Year’s Day observance  

          LEESBURG, FL – City of Leesburg offices and facilities will be closed on Friday, December 22 and Monday, December 25 for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day holiday observance. Regular operations will resume on Tuesday, December 26. Offices and facilities will also be closed on Monday, January 1 for New Year’s Day observance. All departments will resume normal operating hours on Tuesday, January 2

          There will be no garbage, yard waste, or bulk item collection on Friday, December 22, Monday, December 25 or Monday, January 1.

  • Residential solid waste normally collected on Friday will move to Tuesday.
  • Residential solid waste and hand commercial routes normally picked up on Monday will move to Thursday.
  • There is no change to dumpster service.

          The Leesburg Public Library will be closed Friday, December 22 through Monday, December 25 and will reopen Tuesday, December 26 with normal operating hours. The library will also be closed Monday, January 1, reopening on Tuesday, January 2.

          Many City services including building permits, planning and zoning applications and utility payments can be conducted online at


Leesburg is a progressive city of more than 28,000 residents in northwest Lake County. The city government serves twice as many people with its electric, gas, water and wastewater public utilities. Leesburg also is a central hub for commerce, attracting 50,000 people to work each weekday. For more information, visit