ELLICOTT CITY, MD - Howard County Government offices, courts, animal shelter, 50+ centers and the Alpha Ridge Landfill will be closed in observance of the Labor Day holiday on Monday, September 5th. As there will be no Monday curbside trash, recycling, yard trim or food scrap collection on Labor Day, the County’s holiday "slide” schedule will be in effect for the remainder of the week.
While county parks and the Roger Carter Community Center (note, the center closes at 5:00 p.m., and pool closes early at 4:30 p.m.), will be open on the 5th, the County’s Department of Recreation & Parks’ Cedar Lane and Schooley Mill Activity Rooms, Gary J. Arthur and North Laurel Community Centers, Kiwanis-Wallas Hall, Meadowbrook Athletic Complex, Robinson Nature Center and county historic sites will be closed on Labor Day.
The Regional Transportation Agency (RTA) will operate on a “Sunday” schedule. For more information on RTA, call 1-800-270-9553 or visit www.transitrta.com. All Howard County parking regulations and fees will be in effect on Labor 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 operations will resume on Tuesday, September 6th at regular business hours.
Closed on Monday, September 5th
- County Government Offices
- Animal Shelter
- 50+ centers
- No curbside trash, recycling, yard trim and food scrap collection
- Alpha Ridge Landfill
- Cedar Lane and Schooley Mill Activity Rooms
- Gary J. Arthur and North Laurel Community Centers
- Kiwanis-Wallas Hall
- Meadowbrook Athletic Complex
- Robinson Nature Center
- County historic sites
Open on Monday, September 5th
- County parks
- Roger Carter Community Center and pool (center closes early at 5:00 p.m., pool closes at 4:30 p.m.)
- RTA will operate on a “Sunday” schedule
All Howard County parking regulations and fees will be in effect.