City Holidays

2019 Official Metro Government Holiday Schedule

Below is a listing of the official Louisville Metro Government holidays for which eligible employees shall be granted the day off with appropriate pay. Please note that holidays may vary depending on your collective bargaining agreement and also if you are considered an employee working in an emergency operations position that requires a 24/7 schedule.

New Year’s Day – Tuesday, January 1, 2019
Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday – Monday, January 21
Memorial Day – Monday, May 27
Independence Day – Thursday, July 4
Labor Day – Monday, September 2
Thanksgiving Day – Thursday, November 28
Friday Following Thanksgiving Day – Friday, November 29
Christmas Day – Wednesday, December 25
New Year’s Day – Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Some city holidays can alter our sanitation service schedule for garbage, recycling and yard waste pickup.  Please check the Public Works website for alerts at the top of the page for more information during these times.