The City of Arkansas City will close City Hall and other city offices at 1 p.m. Dec. 29 so that employees may attend the funeral of Marc Tapia in Winfield.
City Hall and other city offices will remain closed all day Jan. 1, 2018, in observance of New Year’s Day.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Shelley Family Funeral Home, Winfield. Online condolences may be made at www.meaningfulfunerals.net/obituary/marc-tapia?fh_id=13346.
Four-day sanitation next week
The City of Arkansas City will remain on a four-day sanitation schedule next week due to the closure of all city offices Jan. 1, 2018, in observance of New Year’s Day.
The F Street Limb and Compost Site and the Cowley County Landfill also will be closed Jan. 1.
All of Monday’s route and part of Tuesday’s route will be collected Jan. 2, 2018.
The part of Tuesday’s route to be collected is from Madison Avenue south to the Mill Canal, and from Summit Street east to E Street and southeast through Sleeth Addition.
(Please see accompanying map for full detail of holiday pickup areas.)
The remainder of Tuesday’s route and Wednesday’s entire route will be collected Jan. 3, 2018.
Thursday’s and Friday’s entire routes will be unaffected by this holiday disruption.
All refuse should be placed at normal pickup locations by 6 a.m. on the scheduled day of pickup.
There will be no return pickups. No recycling will be collected Dec. 30.
This information was provided by City of Arkansas City Public Information Officer and Special Projects Coordinator Andrew Lawson.