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City Observes Juneteenth

City of Tacoma Observes Juneteenth

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 8, 2022

 

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Tanisha Jumper, Media and Communications, tjumper@cityoftacoma.org, (253) 591-5152

Maria Lee, Media and Communications, maria.lee@cityoftacoma.org, (253) 591-2054


City of Tacoma Observes Juneteenth


Administrative offices at the City of Tacoma will close on Monday, June 20 in observance of Juneteenth, a federal holiday commemorating the abolition of slavery.

The Tacoma Recovery & Transfer Center (3510 S. Mullen St.) will open as normally scheduled on Monday, June 20, from 8 AM – 5:30 PM, and garbage, recycling and yard/food waste pick-ups will not be affected.

All of the Tacoma Public Library's branches will close on Saturday, June 18, in recognition of Juneteenth.

There will be no parking enforcement by City staff on Monday, June 20.

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