What's open, closed for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

January 14, 2012 

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Monday, Jan. 16

Wake

Durham

Orange

Johnston

Chatham

Schools

closed

closed

closed

closed

closed

Post office

closed

closed

closed

closed

closed

State offices

closed

closed

closed

closed

closed

City, county offices

closed

closed

closed

closed

closed

Federal offices

closed

closed

closed

closed

closed

Banks

closed

closed

closed

closed

closed

ABC stores

closed

closed

closed

closed

closed1

Museums

open2

open2

closed

open2

n/a

Libraries

closed

closed

open3

closed

closed

Buses

open4

open4

open4

n/a

n/a

Landfills

open

closed

closed

closed

n/a

Trash centers

open

closed

closed

closed

open

State Farmers Market

open

n/a

n/a

n/a

n/a

Garbage pickup

regular5

closed5

closed5

regular5

n/a

1. Chatham: Pittsboro, Siler City open.

2. Wake: Raleigh City Museum closed. Though normally closed on Mondays, the N.C. Museum of Art will be open with extended hours from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. for the Rembrandt in America exhibit. Durham: Nasher Museum of Art closed. Johnston: Tobacco Farm Life Museum closed.

3. Orange: Chapel Hill Public Library open 1 to 5 p.m., Carrboro Branch closed.

4. Wake: CAT closed; Triangle Transit , Saturday schedule, 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Durham: Sunday schedule, 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Orange: Saturday schedule, U & NU routes not running.

5. Wake: Wake Forest, next day service, no yard waste collection. Durham: next day service. Orange: Monday trash pick up Wednesday; recycling, normal schedule. Johnston: Smithfield, Monday pick up Wednesday.

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