City of Temple offices will be closed on Thursday, July 4th in observation of Independence Day. Offices will reopen on Friday, July 5th.Emergency services will continue to operate without interruption.Solid Waste collections for Thursday, to include brush, bulk pickup and the curbside recycling program, will operate on Wednesday, July 3rd. There will be no collections onThursday July 4th. Landfill and recycling centers will also be closed on July 4th.Animal Services, to include surrenders, reclaims and adoptions, will be closed and reopen on Friday.Temple Public Library will be closed and will reopen on Friday.
Parks and Recreation Facilities will be open the following hours:Administration ClosedBlackmon Community Center ClosedClarence Martin Gym ClosedClark/Summit/Walker Pool Open (Noon - 5:00 p.m.)Gober Party House ClosedLions Junction Open (Noon - 7:00 p.m.)Mayborn Civic and Convention Center Business Offices ClosedRailroad & Heritage Museum ClosedSummit Recreation Center Open Monday (5:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.)Sammons Golf Links OpenSammons Community Center ClosedSammons Indoor Pool ClosedWilson Park Recreation Center ClosedVisitor Center Closed