City offices closed on Good Friday, no interruption in trash service

Press Release:

Most City offices will be closed Friday, March 30, in observance of Good Friday. Neither garbage collection nor landfill operations will be interrupted on Good Friday.

Fort Concho’s Visitor Center in Barracks 1 will be open from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Good Friday and the following day. The fort, 630 S. Oakes St., will also be open 1 p.m.-5 p.m. on Easter Sunday, April 1. Self-guided tours will be available throughout the weekend.

The Women, Infants and Children (WIC) offices, which are normally closed on Fridays, will also be closed Thursday, March 29.

Among the City operations that will be closed on Good Friday: Station 618 and Santa Fe Crossing senior centers, Southside and Carl Ray Johnson recreation centers, the McNease Convention Center, the San Angelo-Tom Green County Health Department, Fairmount Cemetery’s business offices, Municipal Court, the San Angelo Nature Center, the San Angelo Animal Shelter, and the Parks and Recreation offices.

The Nature Center, 7409 Knickerbocker Road, hosts an Easter EGG-stravaganza from noon-5 p.m. Saturday, March 31. Admission is $5 for non-members, $3 for members and free for children younger than 4. An egg hunt for children 12 and younger is scheduled for 2 p.m. The event will also include crafts, face-painting and an animal parade every half-hour.

Also Saturday, TLC’s Annual Easter Fest will be at Texas Bank Sports Complex, 1615 Rio Concho Drive, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Entry fees will be collected at Spring Creek and Middle Concho parks on Good Friday. Fees are collected in the two Lake Nasworthy parks on weekends and holidays from March through Labor Day. Entry and camping permits can be purchased at the parks’ entrances. Camping permits can also be purchased at Spring Creek Marina in Spring Creek Park. Entry fees are $3 per vehicle for San Angelo residents and $6 per vehicle for non-residents. Camping fees are $6 per night for San Angelo residents and $12 per night for non-residents.

City offices will reopen at 8 a.m. Monday, April 2.