All local government entities in Orange County will close offices Thursday and Friday for the Thanksgiving holiday. Emergency services will remain in place. The entities include Orange County, plus the cities of Orange, Pinehurst, West Orange, Bridge City and Vidor. Pinehurst City Hall will close at noon on Wednesday.
Cities will have varying garbage pickup schedules.
Orange: No pickup on Thursday. Thursday routes will be picked up on Friday and Friday routes on Saturday.
Pinehurst: No change in home pickup because regular service is on Tuesdays. Dumpster pickups on Thursday will be on Friday and then Friday dumpsters on Saturday.
West Orange: Regular Friday home pickup will be moved to Saturday. Containers should be at the road by 7 a.m. Saturday.
Bridge City: No pickup on Thursday. Thursday routes will be picked up on Friday and Friday routes on Saturday.
Vidor: No change in pickup schedules. Thursday routes should have their containers out by 6 a.m.
-Margaret Toal, KOGT-