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Buncombe County administrative offices will be closed Dec. 23-24 and Dec. 27 for the Christmas holiday and Dec. 31 for New Year’s Day.
Buncombe County Public Libraries
All Buncombe County Libraries will be closed Dec. 23-27 and Dec. 31 and Jan. 1. (note: Libraries are closed on Sundays and Mondays). The Digital Library is always open to browse thousands of titles.
Buncombe County Recreation Services
Lake Julian & Buncombe County Sports Park are closed (Gates Locked, no staff) on Dec. 24-25 and Jan. 1. All other parks are open as usual, daylight to dark.
Enjoy the Festival of Lights through Dec. 23.
Buncombe County Landfill & Transfer Station
The Buncombe Landfill and Transfer Station will close at 1 p.m., Friday, Dec. 24
Landfill and Transfer Station will be closed Saturday Dec. 25
Landfill and Transfer Station will be closed Saturday, Jan. 1
- See the schedule
- Waste Pro waste and recycling collection will operate on a normal Monday-Friday schedule the week of Dec. 20-24
Health & Human Services
All BCHHS offices (including the COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic) will be closed Dec 23 – Dec 27 and Friday, Dec 31.
Register of Deeds
Register of Deeds Office will be closed Dec. 23, 24, 27, and 31.
Buncombe County Courthouse
Buncombe County courts observe the North Carolina Judicial Branch Holiday schedule and will be closed Dec. 23, 24, & 27 for the Christmas holiday, and Dec. 31 for New Year’s Day.
Buncombe County Sheriff’s Office
Buncombe County Sheriff's Office front desk will be closed Dec. 23, 24, 27, and 31, all other operations will be on a normal schedule.
Administrative offices are closed Dec. 23-27, and Dec. 31. EMS and 911 maintain normal operations.
Buncombe County Animal Shelter
The animal shelter will be closed Dec. 23-27 and Dec. 31.