Government office closings for Thanksgiving

Closings for the Thanksgiving holiday include:

  • Columbus City Hall, Thursday and Friday.
  • Columbus City Utilities Office, closed Thursday and Friday. If you have a problem with water or sewer service, call the business office at 812-372-8861 and follow prompts.
  • No city trash, compost, recycling and brush collections Thursday. Pickup will run one day behind with Thursday’s collections on Friday and Friday’s collections on Saturday. Loose leaf collections will resume Monday.
  • Bartholomew County offices, Thursday and Friday.
  • Bartholomew County Solid Waste Management District Office and Bartholomew County/Columbus Recycling Center, 720 S. Mapleton St., closed Thursday and Friday.
  • Bartholomew County Landfill, 811 E. County Road 450S, closed Thursday.
  • Bureau of Motor Vehicles license branches, closed Thursday and Friday. All license branches open Saturday. For branch locations and hours or to complete an online transaction, visit