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The county has announced its holiday schedule for Labor Day on Monday, Sept. 3.

All county offices will be closed on Labor Day, as will libraries, state offices and courts.

There will be no trash or recycling pickup Monday. All pickups will be pushed back one day (Monday’s collection will be Tuesday, etc.). The Shady Grove Processing Facility also will be closed.

The Wheaton/Glenmont and Martin Luther King outdoor aquatic facilities will be open from noon to 6 p.m. Except for the Olney Swim Center, all indoor aquatic facilities, as well as the Long Branch and Upper County outdoor pools, will be closed. The Recreation Department’s administrative offices, senior centers and community centers will be closed as well.

The schedule for park facilities varies and is available here.

The TrIPS Commuter Store in Silver Spring will be open, and the Mobile Commuter Store closed. Ride On will operate on a Sunday schedule. Parking at public garages, lots and street meters will be free.

Check WMATA for Metrobus and Metrorail holiday-related information.

Finally, all county liquor stores will be open from 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Source of the Spring will not publish on Labor Day. Know of any other holiday closings? Tell us in the Comments.

Mike Diegel

Co-Founder/Editor at Source of the Spring
Mike Diegel, a founding member of Source of the Spring, is a Silver Spring advocate who has been appointed by the county executive to several committees and task forces. He currently is a member of the Silver Spring Arts & Entertainment District Advisory Committee. His background is in journalism and he earned a bachelor of arts in communications from McDaniel College. He is self-employed as a communications consultant and is an active volunteer with Appalachian Great Pyrenees Rescue. He has lived for more than 20 years in Northwood/Four Corners with his wife Trish and multiple Great Pyrenees dogs. He is better known around Silver Spring as the Guy with the Big White Dogs.
County Announces Labor Day Schedule