People can call their local city halls during business hours, which typically run from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Some city halls open as early as 7:30 a.m., while others do not open until 9 a.m.
Some cities choose to close local government offices on alternating Fridays, such as Thousand Oaks, California. Some cities keep local government offices open as late as 5:30 p.m., while others close as early as 4 p.m. People can find the hours for their local city halls and specific departments by checking their local city government websites. They can also locate holidays that their cities observe on the websites.