City Hall closed 11/11 for Veterans Day; ceremony at Patriots Park
Venice City Hall will be closed Monday, Nov. 11 for the observance of the Veterans Day holiday. There will be no change in pickups for garbage, yard waste and recyclables. Residents are reminded to have their items to the curb by 7 a.m. In the event of Utilities service emergencies like a water line break, residents can call 941-486-2770. This line is designated for emergencies only.
A Veterans Day ceremony will be held at Patriots Park, 800 Venetia Bay Blvd., Venice, at 10 a.m. Nov. 11. This year the ceremony is hosted by Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 8118. All veterans service organizations in the Venice area -- VFW, American Legion, DAV and Marine Corps League -- will participate. Venice Mayor John Holic and Sarasota County Commission Chair Charles Hines will present proclamations honoring the service of local veterans. The public is invited to attend; please bring chairs.