City offices closed Nov. 12 in observance of Veterans Day

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In observance of Veterans Day, most City of San Angelo offices will be closed Monday, November 12. 

Fairmount Cemetery will host its traditional Veterans Day ceremony at 11:00 a.m. Friday, November 9, which is open to the public. Mike Boyd, a retired colonel in the Texas Army National Guard who served in Operation Iraqi Freedom and in Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan, will be the keynote speaker. Boyd is also the retired president of First Financial Bank in San Angelo and was named San Angelo’s Citizen of the Year in 2016.

More than 1,400 American flags will be placed on the graves of veterans buried at Fairmount, 1120 W. Avenue N, at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, November 4.

Fort Concho, including the Barracks 1 Visitor Center, will be open from 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. November 11-12 for self-guided tours. The fort’s living history volunteers will also participate in the Veterans Day parade downtown at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, November 10.

Here is a list of City operations that will be closed November 12:

  • Station 618 and Santa Fe Crossing senior centers
  • Southside and Carl Ray Johnson recreation centers
  • McNease Convention Center
  • San Angelo-Tom Green County Health Department
  • Fairmount Cemetery’s business offices
  • Municipal Court
  • San Angelo Nature Center
  • San Angelo Animal Shelter

There will be no interruption of garbage collection or landfill operations.

City offices will reopen on Tuesday, November 13 at 8:00 a.m..

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