The City of Ponca City will observe Monday, Jan. 15, as a City Holiday in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Residential Refuse will not be picked up Monday, Jan. 15, and will resume Tuesday, Jan 16.

The Landfill will be closed Monday and reopen Tuesday.

The Ponca City Library will be closed Monday and reopen on Tuesday.

Marland’s Grand Home will be closed Monday and reopen Tuesday.

The Marland Mansion and Estate will be closed Sunday, Jan. 14 and Monday, Jan. 15 and reopen on Tuesday.

The Ponca City Senior Center will be closed Monday and reopen on Tuesday.

Lew Wentz Golf Course will be open on Monday.

Martin Luther King Jr Day is Monday and several activities are planned in Ponca City to honor the slain civil rights leader.   On Saturday evening, you’re invited to a musical celebration at the Attucks Community Center beginning at 6. The program will feature guest speaker Pastor Jay L. Thurston, who is Youth & Young Adult Pastor at St. Mark Cathedral. Then on Monday at the community center, there’s an Interfaith Prayer Breakfast at 8am, hosted by the Dr. Martin Luther King, JR. Foundation of Ponca City.