For Immediate Release
Press Contact: Grace Mcguire, Assistant to the City Manager, (510) 981-7000

BERKELEY ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES CLOSED FRIDAY, MARCH 24, 2006
Temporary Closures on the 4th Friday of Each Month Continue

Berkeley, California (Monday, March 20, 2006) - City administrative offices will continue to remain closed on the 4th Friday of each month through June 2006. This cost saving measure is necessary to generate direct cash savings. The next temporary closure will be held on Friday, March 24, 2006.

Upcoming closure dates include:

Friday, April 28
Friday, May 26
Friday, June 23
While many administrative offices will be closed, essential services such as Police, Fire, Public Works Solid Waste, and Animal Shelter services are open. The Rent Board, Main Library and branches, and all senior centers will also be open. Citizens are advised to call ahead for availability of recreational and health clinic services which are scheduled to have partial programs and services available at various locations and on certain days.

 

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