Most City offices closed, no trash service interruption on Fourth of July

Most City of San Angelo offices will be closed July 4 in observance of Independence Day. There will be no interruptions in residential trash pick-up or landfill operations July 4.

Among City facilities that will be closed are Station 618 and the Santa Fe Crossing senior centers, both the Southside and Carl Ray Johnson recreation centers, the McNease Convention Center, the San Angelo-Tom Green County Health Department, Fairmount Cemetery business office, Municipal Court, the San Angelo Nature Center and the San Angelo Animal Shelter.

City offices and facilities will reopen July 5.

Love Municipal Pool, 18 W. Avenue A, will be open for public swimming from noon to 6 p.m. July 3. Admission is $5 per person (ages 3-64), $3 for 65 and older and free for children under 3. Avenue A will be barricaded July 3 to accommodate the San Angelo Symphony’s July Pops Concert.

A Splash Party will be held at the municipal pool in conjunction with the Pops concert. Advance tickets are $10 and are available at the pool or at the recreation offices, 702 S. Chadbourne St. Tickets at the pool on July 3 will be $15.

Gates at the Bill Aylor Sr. Memorial RiverStage, 16 E. Avenue A, will open at noon July 3. Admission to the Pops concert is free with the exception of VIP seating sold by the Symphony. Tickets will be sold in the City Hall west mezzanine, 72 W. College Ave., from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays. The community band will perform at 7 p.m. July 3 and the Symphony begins at 8:30 p.m.

Fort Concho National Historic Landmark, 630 S. Oakes St., will fire hourly artillery salutes from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 4 on the parade grounds. The fort’s eight tour buildings will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is $3 for adults, $2 for senior citizens and military, $1.50 for children ages 7-17 and free for children under 6. All active duty military members are admitted at no charge along with military veterans and their families.

Admission will be charged at Lake Nasworthy throughout the holiday weekend at Spring Creek and Middle Concho parks. Day passes are $3 per vehicle for City residents and $6 for non-residents. Camping passes are $6 per campsite for City reisdents and $12 for non-residents.

Glass containers are prohibited at the lake parks and all other City parks, because they pose a public safety hazard.