For immediate release - Jan. 13, 2005
TAVARES — All Lake County Board of County Commission administrative offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 17, 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. 18, 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
- 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 Monday, Jan. 17, though the Lake County Landfill will remain open. The landfill is located at 13130 County Landfill Road, Tavares. Its 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. 17 as normally scheduled.
Christmas trees can still be recycled at the Lake County Landfill only, with the following schedule:
- Lake County residents may drop off Christmas trees, with all decorations removed, until Saturday, Jan. 15.
- Mulch will be available to Lake County residents at the landfill beginning Monday, Jan. 24, until supply is depleted.
Office: (352) 343-9609; Cell: (352) 455-0445