|Denver City Government Closed Wednesday, July 4
DENVER – Most City and County of Denver offices will be closed Wednesday, July 4 in observance of the Independence 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 on Wednesday.
Partner entities such as Denver Health and the Denver Zoo will remain open Wednesday, 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 Wednesday as well.
Please see below for specific information on how City functions will be affected during the holiday closure:
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 Wednesday, July 4. Service requests may also be submitted online at www.denvergov.org/denver311. Updates are available continuously on www.DenverGov.org. Programming will continue on Denver 8 TV. Live coverage of the Mayor and City Council will resume the week of July 9.
ANIMAL SHELTER & ANIMAL CONTROL
The Denver Animal Shelter will be closed Wednesday, July 4. Animal Control Officers will be available to respond to emergencies and enforce City regulations.
ARTS & VENUES DENVER
All venues managed by Arts & Venues Denver will be open for scheduled events and performances Wednesday, July 4, 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 Wednesday, July 4. No Building inspections will be scheduled those days.
CITY-OWNED GOLF COURSES
Golf Courses will be open Wednesday, July 4, weather permitting.
CLERK & RECORDER AND MARRIAGE LICENSES
The Office of the Clerk and Recorder – including marriage licensing, the Public Trustee, Records and Recording – will be closed Wednesday, July 4.
The Denver County Court will be closed Wednesday, July 4. All state-operated courts, including the Denver District Court, Juvenile Court and Probate Court located in the City and County Building will be closed Wednesday, July 4.
DENVER COUNTY MOTOR VEHICLE OFFICES
The four Denver County Motor Vehicle office locations will be closed Wednesday, July 4. For vehicle renewal online, visit the state website at: https://www.colorado.gov/apps/dor/dmv/vehicle/registration/renewal/welcome.jsf
The Denver Elections Division will be closed Wednesday, July 4.
EXCISE & LICENSES
Excise and Licenses’ customer service counters and offices will be closed Wednesday, July 4.
Denver Human Services will be closed Wednesday, July 4. The child protection emergency response team and child abuse and adult protection telephone hotlines will be staffed Wednesday, July 4.
All Denver Public Library locations will be closed on Wednesday, July 4. Many of the Library's resources remain available when the buildings are closed via www.denverlibrary.org.
PARKING METERS, CASHIERS AND MAGISTRATE
Parking meters are free on Sundays and on recognized City holidays, and will be free Wednesday, July 4 until 11:59 p.m. Drivers are reminded to observe the time restrictions posted.
The Parking Cashier counter and the Parking Magistrate’s office will be closed Wednesday, July 4.
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 PVB (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 (ROWE) office will be closed Wednesday, July 4.
All Denver Parks & Recreation offices and facilities will be closed Wednesday, July 4 in observance of the Independence Day holiday. For more information and directions to a regional recreation center visit www.denvergov.org/recreation.
TRASH & RECYCLING COLLECTION
Trash, recycling and composting will not be collected Wednesday, July 4. Pick up service will be delayed one day following the Independence Day holiday.
The Wastewater Management Building, 2000 W. Third Ave., will be closed Wednesday, July 4.
All Denver Workforce Centers will be closed Wednesday, July 4. The City’s online hiring system will be available at www.denvergov.org/jobs.