EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – A look at closures for the Labor Day holiday in the Borderland area.

El Paso County

In observance of the Labor Day holiday, all El Paso County administrative offices will be closed on Monday, Sept. 4. Regular business hours will resume on Tuesday, Sept. 5.

El Paso County Commissioners Court will not meet on Monday and will resume County business the following meeting in regular session on Monday, Sept. 11, beginning at 9:30 a.m.
• All County Department’s Administrative Offices
• El Paso County Courthouse
• Commissioners Court
• Ascarate Golf Course – 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
• All County Parks – 5:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
o Ascarate Park Parking – Sept. 2nd & 3rd
▪ $5 cash only (5:30 a.m. – 9:59 a.m.)
▪ $10 cash only (10:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m. due to Brightside Music Festival)
o Ascarate Park Parking – Sept. 4th
▪ $5 cash only (All Day)
• All County Pools – 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
o Ascarate Pool, 6900 Delta, El Paso, TX, 79905
o Gallegos Pool, 7361 Bosque Rd., Canutillo, TX, 79835
o Fabens Pool, 526 NE G Ave., Fabens, TX, 79838

For more information, please visit epcounty.com or call 915-546-2000.

City of El Paso

All City of El Paso administrative offices will be closed on Monday, Sept. 4, in observance of Labor Day. Administrative offices will resume business on Tuesday, Sept. 5.  

The holiday will not affect residential trash and recycling collection because trash is not collected on Mondays.  

The following is the City’s schedule of services and operations for Monday, Sept. 4.  


  • Greater El Paso Landfill and Citizen Collection Stations  
  • City COVID-19 Vaccination sites  
  • Immunization Clinics  
  • Municipal Court/Bond Offices  
  • Museum of Archaeology, Museum of Art, and Museum of History  
  • One-Stop-Shop  
  • Public Libraries  
  • Rawlings Dental Clinic  
  • Recreation Centers, Senior Centers, and Aquatic Centers  
  • STD & HIV Prevention and Surveillance  
  • WIC Offices  


  • El Paso Zoo and Botanical Gardens: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  
  • Animal Services Center: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    • Tails at the Times Adoption Center: Noon to 2 p.m.  
    • Mission Valley Adoption Center: Noon to 2 p.m. 
  • Sun Metro (fixed & paratransit services): Sunday/Holiday schedule  
    (Information: www.sunmetro.net
  • Spray Parks: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.   
  • El Paso Water Parks (Information: www.epwaterparks.com)  

Socorro ISD

The Socorro Independent School District will be closed Monday, Sept. 4, in observance of Labor Day. Classes will resume, schools and offices will re-open on Tuesday, Sept. 5. In case of an emergency, please contact SISD Police Services Dispatch at (915) 937-4357.

TTUHSC El Paso and TTP El Paso Labor Day Closures

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso will be closed Monday, Sept. 4, in observance of Labor Day. This includes Texas Tech Physicians of El Paso clinics, the Texas Tech Dental Oral Health Clinic and TTUHSC El Paso campus libraries.

Normal hours of operation will resume Tuesday, Sept. 5. 

EPCC observes Labor Day

El Paso Community College’s (EPCC) will observe Labor Day on Monday, Sept. 4.There will be no classes or student services. Registration is always available on Web Banner.

Classes and services will resume on Tuesday, Sept. 5.

El Paso Water

In observance of Labor Day, El Paso Water’s Customer Service Center, administrative offices (including public affairs) and the TecH2O Center will be closed Monday, Sept. 4.