TAVARES – All offices of the Lake County Board of County Commissioners, Clerk of Courts, Property Appraiser, Supervisor of Elections and Tax Collector will be closed Friday, July 3 in observance of Independence Day.
All residential trash, recycling and yard waste will be collected normally during the holiday week. Lake County’s Central Landfill Facility and all of the convenience centers will be open on Friday, July 3. However, the Central Landfill and all of the convenience centers will be closed on Saturday, July 4.
The Lake County Welcome Center, located at 20763 U.S. Highway 27 in Groveland, as well as the Lake County Agricultural Center and Discovery Gardens, located at 1951 Woodlea Road in Tavares, will also be closed July 3 and 4.
LakeXpress, Lake County’s fixed-route bus service, will operate as normal on Friday, July 3 but does not normally run on weekends.
The following Lake County Library System libraries, normally closed on Saturdays, will also be closed on Friday, July 3.
• Fruitland Park Library, 205 W. Berckman St., Fruitland Park
• Helen Lehmann Memorial Library, 17435 Fifth St., Montverde
• Lady Lake Public Library, 225 W. Guava St., Lady Lake
• Minneola Schoolhouse Library, 100 S. Main St., Minneola
• Umatilla Public Library, 412 Hatfield Drive, Umatilla
The following libraries, normally open on Saturdays, will be closed Friday, July 3 and Saturday, July 4.
• Astor County Library, 54905 Alco Road, Astor
• Cagan Crossings Community Library, 16729 Cagan Oaks, Clermont
• Cooper Memorial Library, 2525 Oakley Seaver Drive, Clermont
• East Lake County Library, 31340 County Road 437, Sorrento
• Leesburg Public Library, 100 E. Main St., Leesburg
• Marianne Beck Memorial Library, 112 W. Central Ave., Howey-in-the-Hills
• Marion Baysinger Memorial Library, 756 W. Broad St., Groveland
• Paisley County Library, 24954 County Road 42, Paisley
• City of Tavares Public Library, 314 N. New Hampshire Ave., Tavares
• W.T. Bland Public Library, 1995 N. Donnelly St., Mount Dora