County announces holiday closures

LIHUE — The public is advised that county operations will be affected by Christmas falling on a Sunday this year.

The county’s holiday closures are scheduled as follows:

  • County offices — closed on Dec. 26.
  • All refuse transfer stations and the Kekaha Landfill — closed on Dec. 25
  • Puhi Metals Recycling Center — closed on Dec. 25-26
  • Wailua Golf Course — closed Dec. 25-26
  • Kapaa swimming pool — closed on Dec. 25-27
  • Waimea swimming pool — closed on Dec. 25-26
  • All neighborhood centers — closed on Dec. 25-26

Residential refuse pick-up will not be affected by the holiday. The regular schedule will be followed.

The Kauai Bus will maintain its regular weekend schedule on Dec. 24-25.

On Dec. 26, the Kauai Bus will be operating on a modified schedule.

For more information about The Kauai Bus, please log on to the county website,, call 246-8110 or send an email to

For more information about recycling, please log on to the county website or call 241-4841.

The normal business hours for county offices and services will resume on Dec. 27, except for the Kapaa pool, which will reopen on Dec. 28.


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