Veteran's Day Holiday: What's Open, What's Closed

Many government offices, including cities and schools closed Nov. 12.

Veteran's Day is Nov. 11, which falls on a Sunday this year. However, many, but not all, government offices will observe it on Monday, Nov. 12. Here is a list of what’s open and what's closed.

Issaquah City Hall and Sammamish City Hall are closed Monday. 

Issaquah School District and Lake Washington School DistrictClosed Monday, classes will resume Nov. 13.

King County government: Closed. King County Elections will continue to count ballots.

King County Library System was closed Sunday for the holiday, but will be open Monday.

King County Metro: Reduced weekday schedule.

King County Transfer Stations (Garbage): Open.

Sound Transit: Regular weeday Schedule.

State of Washington: Closed.

Federal government (including the U.S. Postal Service): Closed

Banks: Many, if not most, will be closed. Check your local branch.

Express delivery companiesFedEx and UPS will be open.

Waste Collection: Regular recycling and garbage service in Issaquah and Sammamish from Allied Waste, Wate Management, and CleanScapes.

Did you know?

According to the Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Day commemorates Armistice Day -- the day when World War I hostilities ended between the Allies and Germany. Veterans Day is officially observed on Nov. 11, regardless of which day it falls.


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