Because of the Thanksgiving holiday, some businesses and offices will be closed Thursday and Friday. They include county and federal offices, Muskogee County Transit, the Muskogee and Fort Gibson tag agencies, Rural Water District #5, Muskogee City Hall, Muskogee BEST Center, Social Security Offices, and the Muskogee Public Library.
Offices and businesses that will be closed only Thursday include the VA Regional Office, the Muskogee Phoenix, the Muskogee Post Office (the post office box area will remain open), and area financial institutions.
The Public Works Department said residential and commercial sanitary routes will run on schedule except Thursday, which will run on Friday. There will be no yard waste pickup for this week.
The Muskogee Recycle Drop-off Center will be closed Thanksgiving Day.