The Veterans Day holiday is Thursday. The following closures or special hours or days of service will be in effect.
OFFICE BUILDINGS: All federal offices will be closed. State and county offices in Washington and Oregon will be closed. Walla Walla, College Place and Milton-Freewater city offices will be closed.
POST OFFICES: Post offices will be closed and the only service will be express delivery.
BANKS: All banks will be closed.
SCHOOLS: Schools will be closed.
LIQUOR STORES: Washington and Oregon liquor stores will be open.
DEPT. OF LICENSING: The Department of Licensing office on Jade Street in Walla Walla will be closed Thursday. It will reopen Friday.
TRANSPORTATION: Valley Transit buses. Job Access and Dial-A-Ride programs will operate normal service.
DAM CROSSINGS: Crossings on Lower Granite, Little Goose and Lower Monumental dams will be closed.
LIBRARIES: The Walla Walla Public Library will be closed Thursday. The Milton-Freewater Public Library will be closed.
GARBAGE: The cities of Walla Walla and Milton-Freewater will collect Thursday's garbage on Friday. Recycling pickup for Walla Walla residents will be on be on same schedule. The city landfill on Sudbury Road will be closed. Basin Disposal will collect on its regular schedules but earlier than usual. Customers need to have it out by the night before.
NEWSPAPER DELIVERY: The Union-Bulletin will publish. News, advertising and circulation offices will be open. People should receive their paper by 5 p.m. Those who don't receive their paper should call the U-B circulation office, 525-3300, by 6 p.m.