Thursday, August 30, 2012
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: The Oregon liquor store in Milton-Freewater 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 Dial-A-Ride vans will not be operating. The Job Access program will operate normal service for clients with appointments.
DAM CROSSINGS: Crossings on Lower MonumentalandLittle Goose dams will be closed. The crossing on Lower Granite Dam will be open. Hours are 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday and 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday.
LIBRARIES: The Walla Walla Public Library and the Milton-Freewater Public Library will be closed Saturday and Monday.
SWIMMING POOLS: The Milton-Freewater Aquatic Center is closed for the season.
GARBAGE: The city of Walla Walla and Milton-Freewater will collect Monday’s garbage on Tuesday. Recycling pickup for Walla Walla residents will be on the same schedule.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 Monday.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, 525-3301, by 6 p.m.