Offices closing for holidays

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Governmental schedules differ for Christmas, New Year’s

PERRY COUNTY – Local governmental offices will close for the upcoming Christmas and New Year’s holidays, but schedules differ somewhat on when the holidays, both of which fall on Saturdays, will be observed.

County offices at the courthouse and annex building in Cannelton will be closed Christmas Eve day and Dec. 27 and again Dec. 31.

City Hall in Tell City will be closed Friday and again Dec. 27 and Jan. 3. City Hall will be open New Year’s Eve.

There will be no change in trash pickup next week but since there will be no pickup Dec. 27 and Jan. 3, there will be a one-day delay those weeks. There will be recycling pickup in Tell City of Dec. 28.

Residential trash collection in Cannelton won’t be affected by Christmas and New Year holidays this year, according to Street Commissioner Charlie Davis.

He secured permission Dec. 13 from the city’s board of public works and safety for his department to take the Thursdays and Fridays preceding Christmas and New Year’s days off to avoid disrupting Monday trash routes.

City Hall and the Cannelton Utility Office will be closed Christmas and News Year’s Eve and the following Mondays.

Troy’s utility office will be closed Dec. 24 and Dec. 31.

The Perry County News will be closed Friday and Dec. 31.