What’s open and closed in Columbus on Columbus Day?

Monday marks Columbus Day in the Fountain City. Here’s what you need to know regarding openings and closings in the city.

SCHOOL: The Muscogee County School District, including all elementary, middle and high schools, will be closed on Monday. Staff will have a Professional Development Day.

GOVERNMENT: The Columbus Consolidated Government offices will be closed. State offices in Georgia are closed, but other places like state parks could vary. The post office will also be closed.

TRASH: Trash and waste routes that normally run on Mondays will be moved to Wednesday, instead.

BANKS: All banks will be closed.

TRANSPORTATION: The METRA bus system will be operating on its Saturday schedule, while the administrative office will be closed.

OTHERS: All three YMCA locations, the National Infantry Museum and the Chattahoochee Valley Libraries will be open their normal hours.

If you’re unsure about the hours of operation for a particular place, officials suggest calling ahead.