New Year's Day - City Offices Closed

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City of Harrisonburg offices will be closed Wednesday, January 1, 2020 in observance of the New Year's holiday. City offices will reopen Thursday, January 2 at 8:00am.

Bulk/Yard Debris for Wednesday, January 1st should be held until the next collection date of January 15, or residents can take these materials to the Recycling Convenience Center during operating hours.

The Recycling Convenience Center and Mobile Unit will be closed Wednesday, January 1.


Bus service: There will be no bus service on New Year's Day (January 1).

Have a safe and happy New Year!


First Night Harrisonburg Event

Generations Crossing First Night 5K Race

New Year's Eve Street Closures:

Starting at 3:30pm, Main Street, from Franklin to Elizabeth streets, will be closed to vehicular traffic. Court Square will also be closed.

The public parking lot along Newman Avenue and the public parking lot on Main Street, near the intersection of Main Street and Newman Avenue, will also be closed. Both parking decks in downtown will be open and accessible for the public.

It is anticipated that all of the streets and parking lots will reopen around 1:00am on January 1, 2019.

Motorists are reminded to use caution and drive slow in the area of downtown due to the increase in pedestrian traffic for the event.