Jul 29, 2014

Veterans Day: What's Open, What's Closed in Johnston?

All government offices, schools and libraries are closed today for the observance of Veterans Day; most businesses are open.

Veterans Day: What's Open, What's Closed in Johnston?

Today is the federal observance of  Veterans Day, a federal holiday that recognizes the nation's service men and women. 

All federal, state and Johnston government buildings and offices are closed today. There will be no mail service. Johnston schools are closed, as well.

Trash pick-up in Johnston is delayed one day in observance of the Veterans’ Day holiday on Monday, November 12, 2012.

Most restaurant and stores will be open their regular hours today, but you might want to call ahead. Banks vary, but most are closed.

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority will operate under its holiday schedule today. To view schedules, click  here.

For those who follow the stock market, the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is open today. Veterans Day is not one of the nine holidays observed by NYSE.


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