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Howard County Government Closings for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday on January 18th  

Howard County Government Closings for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday on January 18th  

January 11, 2021

Media Contact:
Mark Miller, Administrator, Office of Public Information, 410-313-2022                                                                                                 

ELLICOTT CITY, MD - Howard County Government offices, courts and animal shelter will be closed in observance of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday on Monday, January 18th. However, regular trash, recycling and food scrap/yard trim services will be in effect and the Alpha Ridge Landfill will be open. The County’s 50+ centers remain closed at this time due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

County parks, the Gary J. Arthur, North Laurel and Roger Carter Community Centers, Cedar Lane and Schooley Mill Activity Rooms, and the Meadowbrook Athletic Complex will be open on the 18th. The Robinson Nature Center, Ellicott City B&O Station Museum, Kiwanis-Wallas Hall, Belmont Manor & Historic Park, Patapsco Female Institute, and County’s Restored Ellicott City Colored School will be closed. All historic sites in Ellicott City, except the B&O Ellicott City Station Museum, are closed for weekend tours until the first weekend in May.

The Regional Transportation Agency (RTA) will operate on a regular weekday schedule; for more information on RTA, call 1-800-270-9553 or visit www.transitrta.com. All parking regulations and fees will be in effect on January 18th.  

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 operations will resume on Tuesday, January 19th, at regular business hours. Please keep in mind, while most County Government buildings remain closed to the public at this time, several Recreation & Parks facilities and historic sites have reopened with limited hours.  

CLOSED on Monday, January 18th         
County Government Offices                   
Courts                                                    
Animal Shelter                                        
50+ Centers  
Robinson Nature Center               
Historic Sites                                          
Kiwanis-Wallas Hall                    
Belmont Manor & Historic Park                
Patapsco Female Institute                      
Ellicott City B&O Station Museum           
Restored Ellicott City Colored School

OPEN on Monday, January 18th
Alpha Ridge Landfill
All trash, recycling and food scrap/yard trim services
County parks
Gary J. Arthur, North Laurel and Roger Carter Community Centers
Cedar Lane and Schooley Mill Activity Rooms
Meadowbrook Athletic Complex
RTA regular weekday schedule

All parking regulations and fees will be in effect. 

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