Labor Day holiday closings

August 31, 2012

Washington County

All Washington County government offices will be closed on Monday in observance of the Labor Day holiday.

Parks: County parks will be open and the swimming pool at Martin L. “Marty” Snook Park will be open from noon to 6 p.m.

County Commuter: County Commuter Transit services will not operate Monday. Operation will resume Tuesday.

Landfill: The Forty West Landfill and all transfer stations will be closed Monday, but will operate on a normal schedule Tuesday.

County Commissioners: The Washington County Board of Commissioners will not meet Tuesday due to the Labor Day holiday.

Emergency operations: Public safety and emergency personnel will perform duties as required.   

City of Hagerstown

City offices will be closed Monday in observance of Labor Day. The offices will reopen Tuesday.

Trash collection for the week will be pushed back one day. For example, Monday pickups will be collected Tuesday. Tuesday collections will be made Wednesday, etc.

Chamber of Commerce

The Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce will be closed Monday in observance of Labor Day.

Maryland state offices

Most state offices were closed Friday for a Service Reduction Plan Day and are closed Saturday and Monday in observance of Labor Day.

DLLR: All Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation locations are closed to the public through Monday. Unemployment Insurance telephone and Web operations were  available Friday.

MVA: The Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration’s full-service and express offices was closed Friday for a state Service Reduction Plan Day and will be closed Saturday and Monday in observance of Labor Day.

All Vehicle Emissions Inspection Program stations are closed through Monday.


The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation said that all driver license and photo centers, including its full-service center in Harrisburg, will be closed Saturday through Monday in observance of Labor Day.

U.S. Postal Service

All Post Offices in the Baltimore District — comprised of ZIP codes beginning with 210-219 — will be closed Monday.

Delivery is limited to Express Mail in the major metropolitan area.

The Postal Service suggests commercial customers check with their Bulk Mail Acceptance Unit for hours of operation. To obtain the phone number of a specific Post Office, customers may call 1-800-ASK-USPS or visit


Monday is a bank holiday.

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