Gastonia, NC – January 12, 2022 – City of Gastonia administrative offices will be closed Monday, January 16 in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday. Some City services may be affected by the holiday.
- Monday’s garbage collection will be delayed until Tuesday, January 17.
- Monday and Tuesday customers will not receive yard waste or excess trash collection on January 17.
- Residents can use the personalized WasteWise app for information about City of Gastonia Solid Waste pickup schedules throughout the year.
- On Monday, January 16, City Transit buses will run on a Saturday schedule.
City Parks and Recreation:
- City parks will be open regular hours on the holiday.
- Community Centers and Adult Recreation Center will be closed on the holiday.
- The Skeet & Trap Range will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
- Visitors to City parks and greenways are reminded to wear face coverings and follow social distancing guidelines.
The Schiele Museum:
- The Schiele Museum and Farm will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tickets can be reserved in advance or purchased at the door.
- Visitors are reminded to wear face coverings and follow social distancing guidelines.