Holiday Closures

City-recognized holidays 

All City offices including City Hall, Olympia Municipal Court, Probation Services, The Olympia Center, Public Works, and Utility Billing are closed on the following City-recognized holidays:

  • New Year's Day
  • Martin Luther King Jr Day
  • President's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Veteran's Day
  • Thanksgiving & Day After
  • Christmas Day

Important information

Fire and Police emergency services

Call 9-1-1 for emergency police, fire and medic services.

Free parking

On-street parking is free in Downtown Olympia on all city-recognized holidays.

Parks are open

All Olympia Parks are open from dawn to dusk.

Public Works emergencies

Residents with a Public Works emergency (drinking water, wastewater, STEP alarms, or transportation) can call emergency dispatch at 360.753.8333.

Garbage, recycling and organics pickup

Residential and commercial garbage, recycling and organics WILL be collected, based on your regular schedule. Crews may arrive earlier than normal on holidays, so set your cart out by 6 a.m. to ensure collection. 

Online services

Many City services, including utility & parking payments, service requests, and building permit/land use applications, can be completed online, anytime on our Online Services page.

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