Saturday, May 21, 2022

Closings, Trash Collection for Thanksgiving, Black Friday

By Alyssa Schnugg

News editor

Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, most government offices will be closed Thursday and Friday and garbage collection will change slightly.

Garbage pickup normally scheduled for Thursday in the city and in the county will be picked up on Wednesday by Oxford Environmental Services and Lafayette County Solid Waste.

Friday’s trash collection will not change in the city or county.

In the city, Thursday’s and Friday’s Rubbish Route will be collected on Wednesday.

All city, county and local federal offices will be closed Thursday and Friday. Banks and post offices will be closed on Thursday. Check with individual bank branches about whether they are open Friday.

The Lafayette County & Oxford Public Library will close at 6 p.m. Wednesday and be closed Thursday and Friday.

Parking around the Square will be free Thursday. OUT buses will not run on Thanksgiving. On Friday, only Red North and South, Blue West and Blue/Grey and Purple will run from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.