Santa Cruz County Offices Closed

for Cesar Chavez Day



Date:               March 29, 2006

Release:          Immediately

Contact:          Dinah Phillips

                        Santa Cruz County Public Information Officer          



Santa Cruz County offices will generally be closed in honor of Cesar Chavez Day on Friday, March 31, 2006. Additional information is provided below. 


Parks and Recreation

The Simpkins Swim Center will be open on a modified holiday schedule from 9 AM to 7:30 PM.


After-school recreation sites will be open.


Treasurer-Tax Collector

The deadline for those supplemental property tax bills which are due on March 31st is extended to 5:00 p.m. on Monday, April 3, 2006. 


Payments will be considered timely if they are dropped off at the Treasurer-Tax Collector's office by 5:00 on April 3rd, placed in the Tax Collector's drop box in front of the Government Center by 5:00 on April 3rd, or postmarked by 5:00 p.m. on April 3rd.



The Buena Vista landfill and Ben Lomond Transfer station will remain open on Friday (normal operating hours; 7:30 am to 3:30 pm).