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Eclipse Weekend Closings & Changes in Schedule

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PLEASE NOTE: This is not a complete list.

Summer Salute DOWNTOWN ROAD CLOSINGS:
The following roads will be closed now through Monday, August 21 at 0600

  • 9th St from 7th to S Main
  • Bethel from 7th to 10th
  • 8th St from S Main to Bethel
  • S Main from 9th to 7th

Hopkinsville Municipal Center:  Closed on Monday, August 21, 2017


Hopkinsville Solid Waste: There will be no residential routes collected Monday, August 21, 2017.  Routes will start back on Tuesday and will be running on a 1 day delay.


Christian County Chamber of Commerce: Closing at Noon on Friday, August 18, 2017.  Closed on Monday, August 21, 2017.


Hopkinsville Electric System & EnergyNet:  Due to the expected influx of visitors and heavy traffic for the Solar Eclipse event, the HES/EnergyNet office will be closed on Monday, August 21.

Bill payments may still be made at www.hop-electric.com or by calling 270-887-4200 and using our automated payment system. All online and phone payments made August 21 will be posted to your account on Wednesday, August 23. Payments made to Pay-As-You-Go accounts will post as normal with no delay.

Please call 270-887-0763 for internet tech support, or 270-887-4219 to report a power outage.


The Museums of Historic Hopkinsville-Christian County will be open with extended hours for Eclipse Weekend!

Friday, Saturday, & Sunday (August 18-20) 10am-8pm

The Pennyroyal Area Museum and the Woody Winfree Fire-Transportation Museum will be OPEN with EXTENDED hours over eclipse weekend! Visit to learn about Hopkinsville-Christian County's history, to fill out a questionnaire for our ECLIPSE TIME CAPSULE, and to shop unique merchandise in our MUSEUM SHOP.

The Museums will be closed on Monday, August 21 for eclipse viewing and fun!

The Museums of Historic Hopkinsville-Christian County is located at 217 East 9th Street in downtown Hopkinsville and includes the Pennyroyal Area Museum and the Woody Winfree Fire-Transportation Museum. General admission to the Museum is $2 with special rates for seniors and children; there is no admission fee for the Museum Shop. Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 9am-5pm; Saturday, 10am-3pm; Closed Sunday and Monday. For more information, visit museumsofhopkinsville.org.


Christian County Clerk's Office will be closed Friday, August 18th & Monday, August 21st.
HWEA’s Main Office located at 401 E 9th  street will be closed Monday, August 21, 2017 and will reopen Tuesday, August 22, 2017 @ 8:00 am.   
 
Also, HWEA requests that there would be no excavation near any HWEA water or sewer mains from Friday, August 18, through Monday, August 21, 2017.
 
For After-Hours or Emergency Service, please call T # 270-887-4232.  
 
For further information, please contact our Main Office at T # (270) 887-4246. 

The Jeffers Bend Environmental Center & Botanical Garden will be closed  Friday - August 18, 2017 @ 7:30 pm through Monday - August 21, 2017.    
 
Jeffers Bend will reopen Tuesday, August 22, 2017 @ 7:30 am.   
 
For further information, please contact our Main Office at T # (270) 887-4246. 

The Hopkinsville-Christian County Public Library will be closed Friday, August 18, Saturday, August 19, and Monday, August 21. We will reopen at 10:00 am on Tuesday, August 22. All items returned to our book drops during August 18-21 will be checked back in as if they had been returned August 17.