Washoe County administrative offices closed for Thanksgiving holiday
County office closures for Thanksgiving and Family Day

Media Release
For Immediate Release

Contact: Amy Ventetuolo

Reno, Nev. Nov. 20, 2018. Most Washoe County offices will be closed Thursday, Nov. 22, and Friday, Nov. 23, for the Thanksgiving holiday and the day after, also known as Family Day.

The following county offices will be closed:

  • Administrative offices at the Washoe County Complex: 1001 E. Ninth Street, Reno, 89512
  • All Washoe County Libraries. All Washoe County libraries will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 23 for the Thanksgiving Day holiday and Friday, Nov. 24 for Family Day. Additionally, both the Downtown Reno and Spanish Springs libraries will be closed all day Wednesday, Nov. 21.  All library locations normally open after 5 p.m., will be closing at 5 p.m., on Wednesday, Nov. 21. Please go to to place a hold, renew a checkout, and download eBooks, research databases and more.
  • The Second Judicial District Court
  • The Washoe County District Attorney’s Office
  • The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office - all administrative offices and front desk
  • Regional Animal Services Shelter Operations and Office will be closed, but field operations will continue as normal.
  • Reno Justice Court, Sparks Justice Court, Incline Village Justice Court, Incline Constable, and Wadsworth Justice Court
  • Washoe County Human Services Agency and all meal distribution locations.

The following county offices will be open:

  • The Office of the County Clerk at the Washoe County Complex will remain open throughout the holiday from 8 a.m. to midnight for the issuance of marriage licenses, fictitious firm names and notary bond filings, as well as property tax payments for the Treasurer’s Office.

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