City of Yakima Closures for July 4th Holiday

Many of the City of Yakima’s facilities will be closed for Independence Day this Thursday, July 4th.

That includes City Hall, Y-PAC, Public Works, the Harman Center, and Parks and Recreation offices.

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

Yakima Transit will not provide bus service Thursday, except for a shuttle to and from 4th of July festivities at State Fair Park.

There will be no City of Yakima garbage pick-up service on Thursday, July 4th. Garbage collection service schedules by the City’s Refuse Division on Thursday, and Friday this week will be delayed by one day. Those with service scheduled for Friday, July 5th will instead have their garbage picked up on Saturday, July 6th.

The one-day delay this week also applies to yard waste.

To ensure proper service, residents are asked to have their carts set out by 6:00 am.

Registrations for City of Yakima Parks and Recreation programs, as well as picnic shelter reservations, can still be made Wednesday by visiting