Columbus Day is Monday and many local and federal government offices and services will be closed (those not already affected by the government shutdown) because it's a federal holiday.
Columbus Day has been observed on the second Monday of October since 1971, according to history.com.
For the Parsippany Troy Hills Township School District, it’s Curriculum Day/One Session Day for Students. It’s also a Half Day Food Sales for the middle schools and all elementaries.Here’s a look at what’s closed:
- U.S. Post Office: There will be no mail service on Columbus Day.
- Parsippany-Troy Hills Township Hall will be closed.
- Parsippany Community Center will be closed.
- There is no garbage or recycling pick up on Monday and the Recycling Yard is closed.
- All Parsippany Library branches will be closed on Monday
- Morris County government offices and the Morris County Library will be closed on Monday
Know of something else closed/canceled/changed around town on Monday because of Columbus day? Share it on Patch in the comments section below.