NEW ROUTE this year! The 32nd annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. "Dream Big" Parade on Monday, January 16, begins at 11 a.m. at Central Ave. and 2nd St., proceeds west to Dr. MLK/9th Street, turns south for one block to 1st Ave. S., then turns west to 16th St. and disbands near Tropicana Field. Following the parade, the public is invited to enjoy the 2nd Annual "MLK Dream Big" Family Fun Festival in Tropicana Field Lots 8 and 9, from 2:30 to 8 p.m. Free admission. More Info.
For St. Petersburg residential customers, trash and recycling: Monday collections will be made Tuesday; and Tuesday collections will be on Wednesday instead.
St. Petersburg city government offices will be closed on Monday, January 16 for the MLK holiday. The Coliseum will be open Monday morning for the 31st Annual MLK Leadership Awards Breakfast, beginning at 7:30 a.m. Other facilities OPEN on Monday include three golf courses: Mangrove Bay, Cypress Links & Twin Brooks; North Shore Aquatic Complex; recreation centers; Sanitation Department Brush Sites; and Sunken Gardens attraction. -Read More-
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