PRESS RELEASES

City Announces Christmas and New Year's Closures and Refuse Collection Changes

PITTSBURGH, PA (December 22, 2020) City of Pittsburgh offices and facilities will be closed on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day, and refuse collection will be postponed both days as well.  

The schedule will proceed as follows: Residents with a scheduled refuse and recycling collection day of Friday, December 25, will be serviced on Saturday, December 26. Those with a scheduled collection day of Friday, January 1, will be services on Saturday, January 2.  

All City of Pittsburgh offices will be closed on December 25, 2020 and January 1, 2021.  

The following facilities will also be closed:  

HEALTHY ACTIVE LIVING CENTERS (Senior Centers) 

  • Friday, December 25, 2020: CLOSED 
  • Friday, January 1, 2021: CLOSED 
  • Grab ‘n Go Meals will be available on Monday and Wednesday before Christmas and New Year’s Day from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the following locations: BEECHVIEW, BRIGHTON HEIGHTS, GLEN HAZEL, GREENFIELD, HAZELWOOD, HOMEWOOD, LAWRENCEVILLE, SHERADEN, SOUTH SIDE & WEST END. 
  • Centers remain closed for in-person programming. 

RECREATION CENTERS 

  • Friday, December 25, 2020: CLOSED 
  • Friday, January 1, 2021: CLOSED 
  • Grab ‘n Go Meals will be available on Monday 12/21 and Wednesday 12/23 before Christmas and Tuesday 12/29 before New Year (distribution day change from normal Grab ‘n Go Scheduling) from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the following locations: Citiparks Rec Centers: AMMON, ARLINGTON, BROOKLINE, JEFFERSON, MAGEE, PAULSON, PHILLIPS & WARRINGTON. Citiparks Partner Locations: ALLEGHENY DWELLINGS, AS WEE CARE, COMMUNITY EMPOWERMENT, EAST HILLS COMMUNITY CENTER, HAZELWOOD/POORLAW, NORTHVIEW HEIGHTS, PROJECT DESTISCHEDULE CHANGE NY 1, SALVATION ARMY-HOMEWOOD & SALVATION ARMY-WESTSIDE.
  • Centers remain closed for in-person programming. 

SCHENLEY PARK SKATING RINK 

  • Christmas Eve, Thursday, December 24, 202: One Session: 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. 
  • Christmas, Friday, December 25, 2020: CLOSED 
  • New Year’s Eve, Thursday, December 31, 2020: One Session: 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. 
  • New Year’s Day, Friday, January 1, 2021: Two sessions: 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. & 9:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.*  

*The 9-10:30 p.m. session is ADULTS ONLY (18 years or older). 

MELLON TENNIS BUBBLE  

  • Remains closed due to COVID-19 Restrictions 

OLIVER BATH HOUSE 

  • Remains closed due to COVID-19 Restrictions 

Published

12.22.2020

Contacts

Molly Onufer
Assistant Communications Director
Mayor's Office
412-579-8534
molly.onufer@pittsburghpa.gov