Denver City Government Closed Monday, May 27
DENVER – Most City and County of Denver offices will be closed Monday, May 27, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.

As a result of the holiday, the Mayor’s Office, City Council offices, Clerk and Recorder’s Office, Auditor’s Office and most city agencies will be closed Monday, May 27.

Partner entities such as Denver Health and the Denver Zoo will remain open Monday, May 27, as will agencies that operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week, such as Denver International Airport. Sworn members of the Denver Sheriff, Police and Fire departments and other emergency responders will report for duty Monday, May 27 as well. 

Please see below for specific information on how city functions will be affected during these closures:

3-1-1 INFORMATION LINE, DENVERGOV.ORG & DENVER 8 TV
3-1-1, the city’s information line for non-emergency services will be closed Monday, May 27. Service requests may be submitted online at denvergov.org/denver311. Updates are available continuously on www.denvergov.org. Regular programming will continue on Denver 8 TV, although all meetings are canceled the week of May 27. Live coverage will resume Monday, June 3.

ANIMAL SHELTER & ANIMAL CONTROL
The Denver Animal Shelter will be closed Monday, May 27. Animal Control Officers will be available to respond to emergencies and enforce city regulations.

ARTS & VENUES DENVER
All venues managed by Arts & Venues Denver, including the Denver Performing Arts Complex, Colorado Convention Center, The Coliseum and Crossroads Theater, will be open for scheduled events and performances Monday, May 27, and will take place as planned. The Red Rocks Amphitheatre, including the Visitor Center, the Trading Post and the Ship Rock Grille will be open during standard hours of operation.

BUILDING AND ZONING PERMITS AND INSPECTIONS
Building and Zoning permit counters will be closed Monday, May 27. No building inspections will be scheduled that day.

CITY-OWNED GOLF COURSES
Golf Courses will be open Monday, May 27, weather permitting.

CLERK & RECORDER AND MARRIAGE/CIVIL UNION LICENSES
The Office of the Clerk and Recorder – including marriage and civil union licensing, the Public Trustee, Records and Recording – will be closed Monday, May 27.

COURTS
The Denver County Court will be closed Monday, May 27. All state-operated courts, including the Denver District Court, Juvenile Court and Probate Court located in the City and County Building will be closed Monday, May 27.

DENVER COUNTY MOTOR VEHICLE OFFICES
The four Denver County Motor Vehicle office locations will be closed Monday, May 27. For vehicle renewal online, visit the state website.  

ELECTIONS DIVISION
The Denver Elections Division will be closed Monday, May 27.

EXCISE & LICENSES
Excise and Licenses’ customer service counters and offices will be closed Monday, May 27.

HUMAN SERVICES
Denver Human Services will be closed Monday, May 27. The child protection emergency response team and child abuse and adult protection telephone hotlines will be staffed Monday, May 27. To report suspected child abuse call 720-944-3000. To contact the Adult Protection Hotline call 303-601-5669 (after hours number).

LIBRARIES
All Denver Public Library locations will be closed on Sunday, May 26 and Monday, May 27 for the Memorial Day holiday. Many of the Library's resources remain available when the buildings are closed via www.denverlibrary.org

OFFICE OF THE MEDICAL EXAMINER (CORONER)
The Office of the Medical Examiner (Coroner) will be closed Monday, May 27. Office staff will be available to respond to emergencies.

PARKING METERS, CASHIERS AND MAGISTRATE
Parking meters are free on Sundays and on recognized city holidays and will be free Monday, May 27, until 11:59 p.m. Drivers are reminded to observe the time restrictions posted and to follow all normal parking regulations on Friday and Saturday.

The Parking Cashier counter and the Parking Magistrate’s office will be closed Monday, May 27. 
Parking violations may be paid when the counter is closed by using any of the following options –citation number printed on the ticket is required:
  • Pay-by-phone at 1-866-280-9988 and follow the recorded steps using Visa or MasterCard.
  • Pay online at www.denverpvb.com using Visa or MasterCard.
  • Use the payment kiosk located outside of the Webb building on Court between 14th & 15th using Visa or MasterCard, or personal or business checks. Note: There is a 2.5% transaction fee for online transactions and for using credit cards in the kiosks.
  • Written correspondence to contest or investigate a citation may be sent to the Parking Violations Bureau at P.O. Box 46500, Denver, CO 80201 or e-mail may be sent to www.denverpvb.com.

PUBLIC WORKS PERMIT COUNTERS

Public Works’ permit counters and the Right Of Way Enforcement office will be closed Monday, May 27.

RECREATION CENTERS
All Denver Parks and Recreation regional recreation centers, excluding the Washington Park Recreation Center, will be open Monday, May 27 until 4 p.m. Local and neighborhood recreation centers will be closed Monday, May 27. Members may access regional centers for no additional fee during these days. For more information and directions to a regional recreation center, visit www.denvergov.org/recreation.

TRASH, RECYCLING & COMPOST COLLECTION
Trash, recycling and composting will not be collected Monday, May 27, and service will be delayed one day following the Memorial Day holiday. Monday service will be provided on Tuesday, and Tuesday service on Wednesday, etc. with Friday service on Saturday for that week only. 

VEHICLE IMPOUND FACILITY
The Vehicle Impound Facility, 5160 York St., will be closed Monday, May 27.

WASTEWATER MANAGEMENT
The Wastewater Management Building, 2000 W. Third Ave., will be closed Monday, May 27.

WORKFORCE CENTERS
All Denver Workforce Centers will be closed Monday, May 27. The city’s online hiring system will be available at www.denvergov.org/jobs.


Posted on May 24, 2013 (Archive on May 28, 2013)
Posted by mikestrott  Contributed by mikestrott