For Immediate Release
Press Contact: Mary Kay Clunies-Ross, PIO, City Manager's Office, (510) 981-7008

CITY OFFICES CLOSURE
Some administrative offices closed over holidays; many services still available

Berkeley, California (Friday, December 19, 2008) - As a cost-saving measure and for two national and City holidays, many City of Berkeley offices will be closed Dec. 24-January 1, and will re-open on Friday, January 2.

Services located at the Martin Luther King, Jr., Civic Center Building (2180 Milvia), the Finance Customer Service Center (1947 Center), and the Permit Service Center, (2120 Milvia) will not be available. The Berkeley High School Health Clinic will also be closed for the school holiday.

Open and Available Services for Dec 24, 26, 29-31

For residents needing to submit parking citations, administrative reviews for parking citations, or marina payments to the Customer Service Department, payments can be dropped off at the Rent Stabilization Board, at 2125 Milvia.

Rent Stabilization Board Hours:
Wednesday, Dec. 24: Noon to 4:45 p.m.
Wednesday, Dec. 31: Noon to 4:45 p.m.
Rent Board offices will be closed on Thursday Dec. 25, 2008 (Christmas Day), and Thursday, Jan. 1, 2009 (New Year's Day).

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