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City of Leesburg will close for Independence Day

City of Leesburg will close for Independence Day

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For immediate release:  June 29, 2023
Contact:  Office of the City Manager
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City of Leesburg 4th of July closings

          LEESBURG, FL - City of Leesburg offices and facilities will close Tuesday, July 4, in observance of the Independence Day holiday.  Closings include City Hall, the Municipal Services Center, Public Works and the Leesburg Public Library.

          There will be no garbage or bulk item collection on Tuesday, July 4. Residential and hand commercial solid waste regularly scheduled for pick up on Tuesdays will be picked up on Friday, July 7. There will be no change for dumpster service for the holiday.

          The H.O. Dabney Aquatic Center and Venetian Gardens Splash Pad will both be open on July 4. The Aquatic Center will be open with extended hours from 11:30am – 6:00pm and the Splash Pad will follow the regular schedule of 10:00am – 6:00pm.  Additional information on these amenities including locations and admission fees can be found on the Recreation Department website at

          Many City services including Building Permits, Planning and Zoning applications and utility payments can be conducted online at

          All City facilities will reopen on Wednesday, July 5.  

          For information on the 4th of July festivities at The Lakefront in Venetian Gardens, please visit the Leesburg Partnership's website at .

Leesburg is a progressive city of more than 28,000 residents in northwest Lake County. The city government serves twice as many people with its electric, gas, water and wastewater public utilities. Leesburg also is a central hub for commerce, attracting 50,000 people to work each weekday. For more information, visit