County’s Thanksgiving holiday schedule announced

Illustration from Public Domain Pictures.

Montgomery County has announced its schedule for the Thanksgiving holiday this Thursday.

All county offices, libraries, liquor stores, and recreation programs and facilities will be closed.

The TRiPS Commuter Store at the Silver Spring Transit Center will be closed and the TriPS Mobile Commuter Store will not be operating. Check here for the Montgomery Parks operating schedule.

There will be no trash or recycling pickup on Thursday. Thursday’s collection will be picked up on Friday, and Friday’s collection on Saturday. The Shady Grove Processing Facility and Transfer Station will be closed.

All parking at public garages, lots and curbside meters will be free.

Ride On busses will run on a Sunday schedule, while other transit riders should check the Metrorail and/or Metrobus schedules.

Finally, state offices and courts will be closed on both Thanksgiving Day and on Friday, Nov. 24.

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’s Thanksgiving holiday schedule announced