County Announces MLK Holiday Closings

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Mecklenburg County offices and services will be closed on Monday, Jan. 15, 2024, for the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

This includes all units of:

  • Department of Social Services (DSS): Child, Family, and Adult Services*
  • Department of Community Resources
    • Valerie C. Woodard Community Resource Center
    • Ella B. Scarborough Community Resource Center
  • Public Health
  • Elections Office
  • Tax Office
  • Register of Deeds Office

Land Use and Environmental Services Agency Offices

Mecklenburg County Solid Waste Centers** - Closed

Park and Recreation:  

  • All Recreation and Senior Centers – Closed
  • Indoor Aquatic Facilities – Closed
  • Nature Centers – Closed
  • Parks – Open
  • Seasonal Pools, Spraygrounds and Beach – Closed for the season.  

*DSS: The Department of Social Services hotlines operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week to receive reports of suspected abuse or neglect. To report abuse of seniors or the disabled, call 704-336-CARE (2273). To report abuse, neglect or human trafficking of children, call 980-31-HELPS (43577).  

**Solid Waste: The City of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County towns may provide residential collection service. Residents should check their respective collectors’ websites for details.

CharMeck 311 holiday hours vary. Check the website for more information. Outside regular business hours, CharMeck 311 callers can report water, sewer, storm water and animal issues via an automated service that dispatches assistance. Residents can also submit service requests online 24 hours a day or access dozens of city services by downloading the CLT+ mobile app. Please call 911 for any emergencies.