Thursday, January 17, 2013
The Martin Luther King Day 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 and the Job Access program will operate normal service.
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 Milton-Freewater Public Library will be closed Monday.
GARBAGE: The city of Walla Walla will collect Monday’s garbage on Tuesday. Recycling pickup for Walla Walla residents will be on the same schedule.Milton-Freewaterwill 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 on its regular schedule.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, 525-3301, by 6 p.m.