Holiday closings


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Posted Online: July 03, 2013, 9:24 pm
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Here is a list of some of the closings for the July 4 holiday:

Moline: City offices closed Thursday. Thursday and Friday garbage collection one day late.

Rock Island: City offices and library closed Thursday. Thursday and Friday garbage and recyling pickup a day later than usual. Yard waste is on schedule. Millennium Waste drop-off center, open from 7 a.m. to noon Saturday..

MetroLink: No bus service Thursday.

Bettendorf: City offices, transit, library, Family Museum, Life Fitness Center, Goettsch community center, closed Thursday. Thursday and Friday garbage collection one day late.

Palmer Golf Course and grill open. Golfers must be off the course by 5 p.m. to accommodate fireworks.

Splash Landing, Bettendorf: open until 5 p.m. Thursday. Lap swim from 5:15 to 6:15 p.m. No night hours.

Davenport:City offices, compost facility, CitiBus, libraries, River's Edge,Vander Veer Conservatory, Adler Theatre box office, closed Thursday. Thursday and Friday garbage collection one day late.






















 



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