Garbage: Pending Opelika City Council approval on July 2, the City of Opelika will close offices on Thursday (July 4) and Friday (July 5). If your garbage route pickup is typically on Thursday, please plan to put your garbage can out on Wednesday, July 3 before 6:30 a.m., for pickup. The Environmental Services Department will NOT pick up on Thursday (July 4) or Friday (July 5).
Office Closures: The Opelika Sportsplex will be open from 5 a.m. - 5 p.m. on Thursday, July 4. The Lewis Cooper Jr. Memorial Library, as well as Opelika Sportsplex and Covington Rec Center will be open normal business hours on Friday, July 5. Denson Rec Center will be closed Friday, July 5.
Recycling Facilities: Recycling facilities will be closed Thursday and Friday. The Northside facility will be open on Saturday, normal hours.