Veterans Day

Event Start Date: 11/11/2019

Howard County Government offices, courts, 50+ centers and animal shelter will be closed on Monday, November 11 in observance of the Veterans Day holiday. However, regular trash, recycling, yard trim and food scrap services will be in effect and the Alpha Ridge Landfill will be open. County parks, historic sites, community centers and the Robinson Nature Center will be open. The Meadowbrook Athletic Complex, Kiwanis-Wallas Hall and Cedar Lane and Schooley Mill Park Activity Rooms will also be open, but only for scheduled programs. The Regional Transportation Agency (RTA) will operate on a regular weekday schedule; for more information on RTA, call 1-800-270-9553 or visit All parking regulations and fees will be in effect on Veterans Day.  

The 9-1-1 Center, Police and Fire departments remain staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week. For emergencies, call 9-1-1. For non-emergencies, please call 410-313-2200.  

County offices will re-open at regular business hours on Tuesday, November 12.