TAVARES — All Lake County Government administrative offices and Lake County Clerk of Court offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 16, to observe Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
The Lake County branch libraries will also be closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day and will reopen on Tuesday, Jan. 17, with regularly scheduled hours.
Lake County branch libraries include the following:
- Astor County Library, 54905 Alco Road, Astor
- Citrus Ridge County Library, 17445 Highway 192, Suite 18, Clermont
- Cooper Memorial Library, 821 W. Minneola Ave., Clermont
- East Lake County Library, 31340 County Road 437, Sorrento
- Marion Baysinger Memorial County Library, 756 W. Broad St., Groveland
- Paisley County Library, 24954 County Road 42, Paisley
The Lake County Department of Environmental Services administrative offices will be closed Jan. 16, though the Lake County Landfill will remain open. The landfill is located at 13130 County Landfill Road, Tavares. Landfill hours of operation are 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (last load accepted); gates close promptly at 5:30 p.m. All residential drop-off centers will be closed Jan. 16 as normally scheduled.
Businesses who are Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators (CESQG) are being asked to postpone drop off of their waste on Wednesday, Jan. 18. For that day only, staff will be unable to accept any business waste delivered to the Hazardous Waste Facility at the Lake County Landfill. Hazardous waste staff will not be on site to accept delivery. All other operations at the Lake County Landfill during the week will continue as usual.