The City of Seattle government is open today but some departments have been impacted by the weather. Continue to check www.seattle.gov for updates for any delays, closures, or impacts to City services.
City Council: There could be delays or updates to City Council’s regularly scheduled meetings and briefings. You can follow updates here.
Customer Service Bureau and Service Centers: The Customer Service Bureau at Seattle Municipal Tower will open this morning at 8:00 am. There may be delays or closures to some service centers.
Human Services Department: The City of Seattle opened a severe weather shelter Sunday through Tuesday night at the Seattle Center. Seattle Center Armory is open today from 7:00 am to 10:00 pm to serve as a warming shelter.
Seattle Public Libraries: There could be delays to the opening of the Central Library, so please check updates online or call 206-386-4636. Other library branches that normally open at 10 a.m. will open at noon and branches that normally open at 1 p.m. will open at 1 p.m. Check for updates before heading to any Library location. You can follow updates to Seattle Public Libraries here.
Seattle Public Utilities: There will be no residential or commercial garbage, recycling or food/yard waste pickup in Seattle today, February 4th. Weather and road conditions permitting, garbage, recycling, and food/yard waste service will resume Tuesday, on a revised schedule — with customers scheduled for pickup today (Monday) collected tomorrow. All remaining residential services will be delayed one day this week. However, transfer stations will open at 10:00 am. You can follow any updates here.
Seattle Department of Transportation: Seattle Department of Transportation crews have been working since 12:00pm yesterday to prepare roads. All routes continued to be treated and plows have begun to push snow.
Seattle Municipal Courts: Open.
Seattle Preschool Program: Preschools at Seattle Public School sites are cancelled. For non-SPS preschool sites, follow your preschools inclement weather policy.
Seattle Center: Seattle Center Armory is open today from 7:00 am to 10:00 pm to serve as a warming shelter. Seattle Center Monorail is currently out of service.
Seattle City Light: Call center is open and crews are available in the event of outages.
Seattle Parks: There may be delays or closures to community centers. All programs including swim lesson and child programs are cancelled. In addition, all community center rentals are cancelled. You can follow community center updates here.