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Avondale Observes Veterans Day

In observance of Veterans Day, City of Avondale offices will be closed on Monday, November 11, 2019.
Post Date:10/22/2019

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For immediate release: October 22, 2019

Avondale Observes Veterans Day 

In observance of Veterans Day, City of Avondale offices will be closed on Monday, November 11, 2019. Avondale city offices, city hall, libraries, court, community and resource centers will reopen for regular business hours on Tuesday, November 12.

The Public Works Department will follow the holiday trash and recycling pick up schedule. There will be no trash and recycling collections on Monday, November 11, 2019. Trash service will take place one day later.  If your trash or recycling pickup normally takes place on Friday, please note that your container will be picked up on Saturday. Containers must be placed at curbside no later than 5 a.m. on the day of collection. For more information on refuse/recycling collection, please call Public Works at (623) 333-4400.

The transit ZOOM circulator will remain in operation on this date, but the hours of service will run from 6 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

The City of Avondale, in collaboration with local veteran groups and Estrella Community College, will host a Veterans Ceremony & Fun Run, to honor all Veterans in the community.

What: Avondale Veterans Day Ceremony

When: Monday, Nov. 11, 2019

Where: Estrella Mountain Community College, 3000 N Dysart Road, Avondale, AZ 85392.

Event Agenda:  8:30 a.m. – Fitness Fun Run; 9:00 a.m. – Breakfast; 9:30 a.m. – Ceremony

Cost for participation in the Fun Run; event day registration is $35, pre-register online for a discount rate www.estrellamountain.edu/vetfunrun.  All active Duty and Veterans get a discount, as the fee is only $11.11. 

For more information about the event, please call Avondale Recreation Services at (623) 333-2400.

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