Labor Day Closures


The Labor Day holiday is Monday. The following closures or special hours or days of service will be in effect.

  • OFFICE BUILDINGS: All federal, state and county offices 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 Saturday and Monday. It will will also be closed Tuesday due to budget cuts.

  • TRANSPORTATION: Valley Transit and Dial-A-Ride buses will not be operating. The Job Access program will operate for scheduled appointments.

  • DAM CROSSINGS: The crossing on Lower Granite Dam will be open Labor Day. Crossings on Little Goose and Lower Monumental dams will be closed.

  • LIBRARIES: The Walla Walla Public Library and Milton-Freewater Public Library will be closed Saturday and Monday.

  • GARBAGE: The city of Walla Walla will collect Monday's garbage on Tuesday. Recycling pickup for Walla Walla residents will also be on Tuesday. Milton-Freewater will collect Monday's garbage on Tuesday. 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 closed. 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.


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