What city services are open and closed for Thanksgiving in Edmonton

Oct 7 2021, 8:44 pm

Thanksgiving is almost upon us, and the City of Edmonton will be making some minor accommodations to their services to reflect this.

Most city services will remain open; however, there are some hour adjustments in place.

Recreation facilitiesĀ 

All City of Edmonton aquatic and fitness facilities, arenas, and athletic parks will operate under holiday hours. They vary by the facility; you can look through each here.


The Edmonton Valley Zoo will operate under holiday hours, from 9 am to 5 pm.

City landfills

The Edmonton Waste Management Centre will be open on Monday, October 11, from 8 am to 5 pm.

Cart collection

There will be regular collection of waste, food scraps, and seasonal waste carts.


Edmonton Transit will be providing a Sunday level of service on Monday, October 11. Schedules for LRT and buses vary by route.

The transit call centre and customer service centres will be closed.


No payment is required for on-street EPark zones and select parkades on Monday, October 11.

The City of Edmontonā€™s impound lot will be open on October 11, with reduced hours fromĀ 10 am to 2 pm.

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