Public safety services such as patrol, fire, and dispatch work around the clock during holidays to ensure our community is safe and secure. Public safety services are available 24/7, 365 days a year. Records (front lobby) and Administration Offices are closed during holidays.
If you are experiencing an emergency, please call 9-1-1.
Emergency: 9-1-1 or 650-321-4433
24-hour Dispatch Center (non-emergency): 650-329-2413
Main Business Number (front desk): 650-329-2406 (Monday thru Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
After hours / weekends: 650-329-2413
City Holiday Closures
The City of Palo Alto observes the following list of holidays. Administrative offices and facilities will be closed.
|Martin Luther King Jr. Day||Monday, January 20, 2020|
|President's Day||Monday, February 17, 2020|
|Memorial Day||Monday, May 25, 2020|
|Independence Day (observed)||Friday, July 03, 2020|
|Labor Day||Monday, September 07, 2020|
|Columbus Day||Monday, October 12, 2020|
|Veterans Day||Wednesday, November 11, 2020|
|Thanksgiving||Thursday, November 26, 2020|
|Day after Thanksgiving||Friday, November 27, 2020|
|Christmas Day||Friday, December 25, 2020|
|New Year's Day||Friday, January 1, 2021|
*City administrative offices and facilities are typically closed for a period of time between Christmas and New Year's.