Thursday, May 26, 2011
The Memorial 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 liquor stores will be open. Oregon liquor stores will be closed.
DEPT. OF LICENSING: The Department of Licensing office on Jade Street in Walla Walla will be closed Saturday. It will open again Tuesday.
TRANSPORTATION: Valley Transit buses, including Dial-A-Ride, will not be operating. The Job Access program will be in operation for registered clients with advance reservations only.
DAM CROSSINGS: Lower Granite Dam near Pomeroy will be open for public vehicle crossings on Memorial Day. Crossings on Lower Granite and Little Goose dams will be closed.
LIBRARIES: The Walla Walla Public Library will be closed Monday. The Milton-Freewater Public Library will be closed Saturday and Monday.
GARBAGE: The cities of Walla Walla and Milton-Freewater will collect Monday's garbage on Tuesday. Recycling pickup for Walla Walla residents will be on same schedule. Basin Disposal will collect on its regular schedules.
NEWSPAPER DELIVERY: The Union-Bulletin will publish. News, advertising and circulation offices will not 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.