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County closures for New Year's Day

Broward County's government offices will be closed on Jan. 2 to observe New Year's Day.

The buses will operate on the Sunday/holiday schedule on Jan. 1 and customer service representatives will be available from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. On Jan. 2, the buses will run as normal. Call at 954-357-8400, TTY 954-357-8302, or visit

All of the county's regional and neighborhood parks, nature centers and natural areas will be open for regular hours on Jan. 1 and 2. The parks' administrative offices will be closed on the weekend and Jan. 2. The Markham Park Target Range will be open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Jan. 2. For questions about individual locations, call the park.

Animal Care and Adoption Centers will be closed on Jan. 2. An animal care officer will be available to assist with animal attacks/bites, injured animals, and police assistance. Call Central Dispatch at 954-765-5124 or 954-765-5125. For lost and found cats or dogs call 954-359-1313, ext. 9273. Visit

The Aviation Department Administrative Offices at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport will be closed. All terminal and airport facilities will operate on their regular business hours. Call 954-359-6100.

All county libraries will be closed. Visit

The Port Everglades Administration offices will be closed but the building will be open normally for tenants. The marine servies will be open as normal.

The Broward Addiction Recovery Centers' 24-hour detoxification and residential programs will be available for emergencies. Administrative offices, admissions and outpatient services will be closed.

The Sexual Assault Treatment Center will operate the Crisis Intake Unit on a 24-hour emergency basis. Administrative offices will be closed. Call the 24-hour hotline at 954-761-7273.

The Broward Southwest Regional Landfill at 7101 SW 205 Ave. will be closed on Jan.2. Garbage and recycling collection services will occur as normal on Jan. 2. Visit or call Broward County Solid Waste and Recycling Services at 954-765-4999. Unincorporated area residents call 954-765-4222.

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