Columbus Day is October 8th, next Monday.
Yup, folks. Make some plans for next weekend because it's a three day holiday. Columbus Day arrives on October 8th this year, super early. And that means Macy's and other stores will be holding Columbus Day Sales, there'll be a Columbus Day Parade in Manhattan and the kids have a three day weekend, with no school on Monday.
What's open and closed on Monday, October 8, 2012?
- Post offices and other government buildings are closed.
- City offices are closed.
- Public schools are closed.
- There are no garbage and recycling collections or street cleaning.
- Alternate Side Parking rules are suspended; all other parking regulations, including parking meters, remain in effect.
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