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Holiday closings

Local, state and federal government offices will be closed for Thanksgiving Day, and a number of government offices will also be closed Friday after Thanksgiving.

*Denton County offices will be closed both days, Thursday and Friday, as will state offices.

*Denton city offices, including the libraries and recreation centers, will be closed Thursday and Friday. The landfill will be closed Thursday and there will be no curbside trash, recycling or yard waste collection. Thursday’s route will be collected on Friday and the landfill will be open from 9 a.m. to noon Friday.

*The Denton County Transportation Authority will provide no service Thanksgiving Day and will offer modified service Friday. The modified schedule is available at

*The Denton school district is closed all week.

*Area schools and school districts that are closed all week include Argyle ISD, Aubrey ISD, Denton Calvary Academy, Krum ISD, Lake Dallas ISD, Liberty Christian School, Northwest ISD, Pilot Point ISD, Ponder ISD, Sanger ISD, Selwyn College Preparatory School and the Winfree Academy Charter School.

*Schools and school districts that will be closed Wednesday through Friday include Immaculate Conception Catholic School and Little Elm ISD, although pre-kindergarten through fifth-grade students at Little Elm will attend half-days on Monday and Tuesday.

*The Texas Education Centers (Aubrey, Denton, Lewisville and Little Elm campuses) will be closed Wednesday through Friday.