Other services are scheduled as follows: 
 
Cemetery Operations: Cemetery staff will be on call for funeral homes who require at-need sales.
 
CK Transit: All Transit services will NOT be operating on December 25, 26 and January 1.
 
Emergency Services: Police, Fire and Ambulance are operational 24 hours a day, every day, and are accessible by dialing “911” for emergency calls only. The fire office will be closed December 25, 26 and January 1.

Art and Culture Services: Chatham-Kent Museum, Thames Art Gallery and ARTspace will be closed December 24, 25, 26, 31 and January 1. The Milner House will be closed December 24 through January 1. The Ridge House Museum will be closed for the season starting December 24. 
 
Entegrus and Public Utilities Commission: Entegrus and the Public Utilities Commission will be closed from December 24 to 26, and December 31 to January 1.

Health and Family Services Building: The Health and Family Services building will be closed at noon December 24 through December 26. The office will close at noon December 31 through January 1. This includes the offices of Employment and Social Services, Housing Services, Child Care and Early Years, and Public Health.
The Employment Resource Centres located at 240 King St. W., Chatham and 786 Dufferin Avenue, Wallaceburg will be closed at noon on December 24 through December 26. The centres will also be closed at noon on December 31 through January 1. The Chatham-Kent Homeless Response Line is available at 519-354-6628. Essential after-hours Public Health services are available by calling 1-866-446-8207.

Libraries: All public libraries will be closed December 24-26. CKPL is open regularly scheduled hours on December 30th. Closed 31 and January 1.

Public Health King Street: (located at 177 King St. E., Chatham) will close at noon December 24, through December 26, The office will close at noon December 31 through January 1.
 
Provincial Offences Court: The Provincial Offences Court will be closed at noon December 24 through December 26. The office will be closed to the public on December 27 but phones will be answered during this time. Payments may be made at a Municipal Service Centre or on-line at www.paytickets.ca. If your licence is suspended, please attend a Service Ontario Office for payment of the fine and reinstatement fee. Closed at noon December 31 through January 1, re-opening January 2, 2020 at 8:30 a.m.
 
Recreation Services: Blenheim Gable Rees Rotary Pool will close at 1:30 p.m. on December 24 and 31. Parent & Tot Swim on December 22 and 29 (10 a.m. – 11 a.m.) have been cancelled. Wallaceburg Sydenham Pool will close at 1:00 p.m. on December 24 and 31. Lane Swim on December 22 and 29 (9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.) has been cancelled.
Both pools are closed on December 25, 26 and January 1. The Holiday schedule is available at https://www.chatham-kent.ca/parks-recreation/activities-programs/aquatics-swimming/PoolSchedules
 
Arenas:
December 24 - Blenheim arena is open for limited bookings. All other arenas are closed.
December 25 - All arenas are closed.
December 26 – Blenheim, Chatham Memorial, WK Erickson and Thames Campus arenas are open for limited bookings. All other Chatham-Kent arenas are closed.
December 31 - Free skates will take place at Blenheim, Ridgetown, Tilbury and Wallaceburg arenas. The Holiday Skate schedule is available at https://www.chatham-kent.ca/parks-recreation/arenas/hockeyandskatingactivities. All other arenas are closed.
January 1 - Tilbury arena is open for limited bookings. All other arenas are closed.
Riverview Gardens: Reception and administrative offices will be closed December 25, 26, and January 1, but services, activities and visiting hours continue as normal. Nursing staff can be reached 24/7 by calling 519-352-4823.
 

Waste and Recycling: Curbside garbage and recycling collection services will be delayed one day for the remainder of the week from December 25 and January 1, respectively. Please refer to the Recycling and Waste Collection Guide for further details.
 
Transfer Stations - The Harwich Transfer Station will be closed Dec. 24, 25, 26, 31 and Jan. 1. The Wallaceburg Transfer Station will be closed on December 25, 26 and January 1.  Chatham Township Transfer Station will be closed December 25th and January 1st. All other transfer stations will be open regular hours. 
Leaf & Yard Depots - The Chatham Leaf and Yard Depot will be closed Dec. 25, 26 and Jan. 1st. All other depots will be open regular hours. Christmas trees are accepted free of charge at all Leaf & Yard Depots.
Chatham-Kent Tourism: CK Tourism will be closed at noon December 24 through December 26. Offices will also be closed from noon December 31 through January 1. To access visitor information at any time, please go to visitck.ca.
 
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For more information contact:
 
Media Contact:
Jim Blake
Communications Officer
Municipality of Chatham-Kent
519-360-1998 x 3624