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(Thursday, Dec. 16, 2010) – Please be advised that most City services and offices will be closed on
Friday, December 17, an employee furlough day.


NOTE:  The courtyard and Lane Gallery at Honolulu Hale will be open, from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m., for public viewing of the Honolulu City Lights tree and wreath exhibits.


Affected Services

·    Honolulu Hale, Kapolei Hale, Fasi Municipal Building, and the Board of Water Supply building are closed.

·    Satellite City Halls and Motor Vehicle Licensing and Permitting offices are closed.

·    Central Oahu Regional Park and Waipio Soccer Complex are closed (except for scheduled        tournaments).

·    Gyms, recreation centers and swimming pools are closed.

·    Botanical gardens are closed.

·    People’s Open Markets will not be held.

·    All permit offices, including camping permits are closed.

·    Refuse and recycling convenience centers are closed.


            The following services are NOT affected by the employee furlough.


No Service Change

·    Police, firefighter, and lifeguard protection

·    Emergency Medical Services (ambulance)

·    Refuse collection and curbside recycling

·    H-Power and landfill operations

·    TheBus and TheHandi-Van

·    Traffic Management Center

·    Traffic contraflow coning

·    Hanauma Bay

·    Beach parks and comfort stations

·    Park open spaces, playgrounds, playcourts, and comfort stations

·    Golf courses

·    Honolulu Zoo

·    Royal Hawaiian Band regular performances


            For more information, call 768-CITY (768-2489) or go to