Holiday Closures Planned for City of Yakima

City of Yakima offices will be closed Wednesday, December 25th and Wednesday, January 1st for the Christmas and New Year’s holidays.

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

Yakima Transit will not provide bus service on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

There will be no City of Yakima garbage pick-up service on either holiday. Garbage originally scheduled for pick-up on each of the two holidays by the City’s Refuse Division will instead be postponed by one day. Refuse pick-up originally scheduled for Thursday and Friday immediately following each of the two holidays will also be delayed by one day.

Lions Pool closes at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, December 24th, and will be closed all of Wednesday, December 25th

The pool will also close at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, December 31st, and all of Wednesday, January 1st.

The City’s Harman Center will close at 12:00 pm on December 24th and close on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

The City of Yakima Municipal Court and Yakima Police will be closed on December 25th and January 1st.

Online City options will remain available during the holiday closures. For example, click to register for City of Yakima Parks and Recreation programs or visit for a link to the City’s Online Permit Center.