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City sets Memorial Day schedules for public venues

Posted at 12:05 PM, May 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-22 13:07:19-04

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Most City of Corpus Christi offices including City Hall, public libraries and Municipal Court will be closed Monday for Memorial Day.

Among the specifics include:

Solid Waste Operations:

• Garbage and recycling WILL COLLECT on Memorial Day.

• Heavy brush WILL NOT be collected on Memorial Day.

• The J.C. Elliott Citizens Collection Center WILL BE OPEN regular hours 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Memorial Day.

• Cefe Valenzuela Landfill WILL BE OPEN regular hours 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Memorial Day.

Animal Care Services:

• Open Saturday, May 23, for adoptions by appointment from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

• Closed Sunday, May 24.

• Open Monday, May 25, for adoptions by appointment from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

To make an adoption appointment please call 361-826-4606.

Public Libraries:

• Closed Monday, May 25

The following schedule will be observed at City Parks and Recreation Facilities:

Tennis Centers:

• HEB Tennis Center - Open.

• Al Kruse Tennis Center – Open regular hours.

Golf Courses:

• Lozano Golf Center - Open regular hours.

• Oso Golf Course - Open regular hours.

Public Pools:

Open for “Memorial weekend,” Saturday, May 23 thru Monday, May 25 to celebrate Memorial Day and kick-off summer.

To comply with new COVID-19 health protocols, a new reservation system for lap swim only has been implemented to manage the number and safety of patrons.

Collier Pool and the Corpus Christi Natatorium are accepting reservations for lap swim by calling 361-232-1989 or by sending an email to Reservations may be made 24 hours in advance.

Beginning Saturday, May 23, open swim will be based on 25% of pool capacity, on a first-come, first serve basis.

Hours of operation vary by location:

• Collier Pool, 3801 Harris Drive, Open Saturday and Sunday from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.; (Open/Lap Swim) and Monday, 5 a.m. to 8 a.m. (Lap Swim); 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. (Open/Lap Swim).

• West Guth Pool, 9705 Up River Road, Open Saturday, Sunday and Monday, 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. (Open Swim).

• Corpus Christi Natatorium, 3202 Cabaniss Parkway, Open Saturday and Sunday, 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.; (Open Swim/Lap Swim) and Monday, 5 a.m. to 12 p.m. (Lap Swim Only),12 p.m. to 8 p.m. (Open Swim/Lap Swim).

Oso Bay Wetlands Preserve and Learning Center:

Walking trails and playgrounds open daily, dawn to dusk.

Holiday and weekend schedule for Learning Center: Closed Memorial Day.

Other Facilities:

Senior Centers: Closed.

Recreation Centers: Closed.

Latchkey: Closed.

Gymnasiums: Closed.