New Year's Eve - City Offices Closed

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City of Harrisonburg offices will be closed Monday, December 31, 2018 and Tuesday, January 1, 2019 in observance of the New Year's holiday. City offices will reopen Wednesday, January 2 at 8:00am.

Refuse for Monday, December 31 will be on a normal schedule (refuse is still being collected on Monday, December 31). 

Refuse for Tuesday, January 1 will be collected on Wednesday, January 2.
Bulk/Yard debris collection for January 2 will be on a normal schedule. 

The Recycling Convenience Center will be closed Monday, December 31 and Tuesday, January 1.


Bus service: There will be no bus service on New Year's Day (January 1).

Have a safe and happy New Year!


First Night Harrisonburg Event

Generations Crossing First Night 5K Race

New Year's Eve Street Closures:

Starting at 3:30pm, Main Street, from Franklin to Elizabeth streets, will be closed to vehicular traffic. Court Square will also be closed.

The public parking lot along Newman Avenue and the public parking lot on Main Street, near the intersection of Main Street and Newman Avenue, will also be closed. Both parking decks in downtown will be open and accessible for the public.

It is anticipated that all of the streets and parking lots will reopen around 1:00am on January 1, 2019.

Motorists are reminded to use caution and drive slow in the area of downtown due to the increase in pedestrian traffic for the event.