2016 Statutory and Designated Holidays

City of Corner Brook
Media Advisory

For Immediate Release

The City of Corner Brook would like to advise residents of the 2016 Statutory and Designated Holidays.

2016 Statutory and Designated Holidays:

Holiday Date
New Year’s Day Friday, January 1, 2016
Corner Brook Civic Holiday Observed Monday, February 22, 2016
Good Friday Friday, March 25, 2016
Victoria Day Monday, May 23, 2016
Canada Day Friday, July 1, 2016
Labour Day Monday, September 5, 2016
Thanksgiving Monday, October 10, 2016
Remembrance Day Friday, November 11, 2016
Christmas Day Observed Tuesday, December 27, 2016 (for Sunday, December 25, 2016)
Boxing Day Monday, December 26, 2016
New Year’s Day (2017) Observed Monday, January 2, 2017 (for Sunday, January 1, 2017)

What is open and what is closed?

Services Open

Select services from Public Works and the Fire Department will be in operation or on standby for Statutory and Designated Holidays.

City Offices and Departments

City offices will be closed for Statutory and Designated Holidays.


There will be no curbside green bin, recycling, or garbage collection on Statutory and Designated Holidays. For questions about curbside collection refer to the collection calendar schedule mailed to residents and available on-line at: Waste/Recycling Collection


All City of Corner Brook parking regulations and restrictions normally in place will apply on Designated Holidays. Parking meters are not enforced on Saturday and Sunday and Statutory Holidays.


Transit is not operational during Statutory and Designated Holidays. For further schedule information contact the 2016 transit provider: Murphy Brothers Transit at 639-7287.

Recreation & Sport

The Civic Centre office is closed Statutory and Designated Holidays.

The recreation department is closed Statutory and Designated Holidays.

Waste and Recycling

Check with your local recycling facilities for operation status during Statutory and Designated Holidays:

  • Scotia Recycling 55 Maple Valley Road 709-634-2025
  • West Lane- Brook Street 709-637-1630

Waste Management

The Western Regional Waste Management office is closed all listed Statutory and Designated Holidays and additionally Discovery day.

The Waste Management disposal site is only closed New Year’s Day, Good Friday, Victoria Day, Canada Day, Labour Day, Christmas Day, Boxing Day

For more information: http://www.wrwm.ca or call 632.2922



Mayor Charles Pender
(709) 637-1537

PDF: 2016 Statutory and Designated Holidays