Phone Outage: Public Works Phones Are Currently Down

The IT Department has been made aware that Montgomery County Fibernet is experiencing an outage. Public Works phones are down.

Montgomery County continues to work on Fibernet restoration. No ETA has been provided.

If you need assistance from Public Works, please send an email:

We will let the Community know when the phones have been restored.


Holiday Closure: Independence Day


City Offices and Facilities will be closed Sunday, July 3, and Monday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day.

Holiday collection schedule changes are available on the Holiday Collection Schedule page.

View the complete list of road closures during the Independence Day festivities.

As always, the Takoma Park Police Department is open 24/7 for emergency services.

We wish you and your family a safe and happy holiday!

Winter Basketball Games Canceled Today

CUPF has notified us they are closing in school activities at noon today. Therefore all Winter Basketball League games from noon and beyond have been canceled.

Holiday Closure: Martin Luther King Jr. Day


All City offices and facilities will be closed on Sunday, January 16, and Monday, January 17, in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

Monday yard trimming waste is canceled—see the Holiday collection schedule available on the Holiday Collection Schedule page.

The Takoma Park Police Department is open 24/7 for emergency services.


City Buildings Will Close Today At 5:00 PM

Due to weather conditions, all City buildings will close today at 5:00 p.m.; these facilities include the Community and Recreation Center and Library. The City will continue to monitor weather and road conditions and re-evaluate the status of City operation for tomorrow, Tuesday, January 4, 2022.

Should the City operating status be changed, employees will be notified via the Alert system and City email. Please be safe!