City of Yakima Announces Holiday Closures

City of Yakima offices will be closed Monday, December 25th and Monday, January, 1st, in observance of the Christmas and New Year’s Day holidays.

Business offices for the Police and Fire Departments will be closed. Emergency services will remain available.

The City of Yakima’s Municipal Court will be closed both days.

Yakima Transit will not provide bus service on Christmas Day or New Year’s Day. Regular transit service will resume on December 26th and January 2nd.

There will be no City of Yakima garbage pick-up service on Christmas Day or New Year’s Day. The City’s Refuse Division will operate on a one-day delay each of the next two weeks.

Lions Pool closes at 1:00 pm on December 24th and December 31st. The pool will be closed on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. Lions Pool will resume its regular hours on December 26th and January 2nd.

The City’s Harman Center will be closed December 23rd-25th and December 30th-January 1st.

The City of Yakima has many services available 24/7 online at Services | City of Yakima (

In addition, City of Yakima utility, sewer and refuse customers can use a bill payment kiosk 24/7 outside City Hall.