Veterans Day card with helmet as USA flag. Honoring all who served. Vector illustration.

In observance of Veterans Day, City of Asheville offices will be closed, Nov. 11. ART bus service and sanitation collection will not be affected and will run as usual. Harrah’s Cherokee Center Asheville will operate on its regular schedule, as well.

Parks & RecreationAll city and county parks will be open on Veterans Day. This includes dog parks, outdoor sport courts, boat accesses, fields, the Azalea Park fishing pond and the Richmond Hill disc golf course. Aston Park Tennis Center, WNC Nature Center, Asheville Municipal Golf Course and all parks will be open on a regular schedule.

Tempie Avery Montford Center and Dr. Wesley Grant Southside Center will be open for Fun Day Out programming.

All other recreation and community centers will be closed on Veterans Day.

Emergency Services

All public safety services, including police, fire and emergency response will operate on normal schedules — 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Water Resources staff will be available for water-related emergencies 24 hours a day over the holiday. Customers can call the customer service line at 828-251-1122 to report water-related emergencies, leaks, breaks and no water calls.

County Offices to Close for Veterans Day

Government offices, administrative offices and all Buncombe County public libraries will close on Thursday, Nov. 11, in honor of Veterans Day.

Health & Human Services

The COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic located at 40 Coxe Ave. will close on Thursday, Nov. 11.

Solid WasteBuncombe County Landfill, Transfer Station, and Waste Pro collections will operate on regular hours Thursday, Nov. 11.

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