New Year’s Holiday Schedule for City of Fresno Offices

City of Fresno offices will be closed in observance of the New Year’s Day holiday on Tuesday, January 1, 2019.  Normal operations will resume on Wednesday, January 2.  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 31 and remain closed Tuesday.  Permit applications can be submitted, and progress can be monitored, online through our FAASTER portal at any time during the New Year’s Day holiday.

Business License:  Office closed.  The Business Tax Web Renewal will be available for TOT (only) throughout the New Year’s Day 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 New Year’s Day 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 New Year’s Day.  Call (559) 621-7433 for details. FAX route maps and schedules.

Parking Division:  No enforcement at parking meters and City parking facilities on New Year’s 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 31, and remain closed on New Year’s 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 New Year’s Day.  All collection will be postponed one day.  Tuesday’s trash, recyclables & green waste will be collected on Wednesday, January 2.  Wednesday’s trash, recyclables & green waste will be collected Thursday, January 3.  Thursday’s trash, recyclables & green waste will be collected Friday, January 4.  Friday’s trash, recyclables & green waste will be collected Saturday, January 5.  For questions regarding the 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 New Year’s Day holiday, please call (559) 621-CITY (2489) or use our FresGO mobile app.