Christmas Holiday Schedule for City of Fresno Offices

City of Fresno offices will be closed in observance of the Christmas holiday on Tuesday, December 25, 2018.  Normal operations will resume on Wednesday, December 26.  Here is the schedule for City of Fresno operations for the holiday:

Airports:  Administrative offices closed;  Terminal, concessions and airlines normal operations otherwise.

Building & Permitting:  Counter will close at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, December 24 and remain closed Tuesday.  Permit applications can be submitted, and progress can be monitored, online through our FAASTER portal at any time during the Christmas holiday.

Business License:  Office closed.  The Business Tax Web Renewal will be available for TOT (only) throughout the Christmas holiday.

City Clerk’s Office:  Closed.

City Hall Offices:  Closed.

Development and Resource Management:  Closed.

Dog License Division:  Closed.

Finance Offices:  Offices closed.Business Tax TOT (only) Web Renewal and new business tax online application submittals will be available throughout the Christmas holiday.

Fire/Police Departments:  Administrative offices and public counters will be closed.  Normal operations otherwise.

Fresno Area Express:  Administrative offices closed.  FAX service is closed on Christmas Day.  Call (559) 621-7433 for details. FAX route maps and schedules.

Parking Division:  No enforcement at parking meters and City parking facilities on Christmas Day.  Office closed for citation payments. 

Parks and Recreation (PARCS):  Administrative offices closed.  No senior hot meals.  Regional and neighborhood parks open every day.  Neighborhood and community centers will close at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, December 24, and remain closed on Christmas Day.

Personnel:  Closed. Online applications accepted at

Public Utilities:  Offices closed.

Public Works:  Offices closed.

Purchasing:  Office closed; Bids Online available for bids and vendor registration.

Residential Solid Waste:  There will be no collection service on Christmas Day.  All collection will be postponed one day.  Tuesday’s trash, recyclables & green waste will be collected on Wednesday, December 26.  Wednesday’s trash, recyclables & green waste will be collected Thursday, December 27.  Thursday’s trash, recyclables & green waste will be collected Friday, December 28.  Friday’s trash, recyclables & green waste will be collected Saturday, December 29.  For questions regarding residential solid waste collection, please call the Solid Waste Management Division at (559) 621-1452.

Utility Payments/Business Tax:  Payment counters closed (Fresno City Hall and Manchester Center).  Online and phone transactions available for utility payments.

For urgent matters during the Christmas holiday, please call (559) 621-CITY (2489) or use our FresGO mobile app.