Howard County Government offices, courts, 50+ centers, historic sites and animal shelter will remain closed on Friday, November 26th; however, county parks and the Alpha Ridge Landfill (with modified operations) will re-open. Also, as there was no Thursday curbside trash, recycling, yard trim and/or food scrap collection on Thanksgiving Day, the County’s holiday "slide” schedule is in effect for the remainder of the week.
Also, while Recreation & Parks community and athletic centers and activity rooms will be closed on the 26th to the general public, they will be open for scheduled special or permit-approved events that day.
The Regional Transportation Agency (RTA) buses will resume a regular weekday schedule on Friday, November 26th. For more information on RTA services, call 1-800-270-9553 or visit www.transitrta.com. Also, parking fees will be in effect on the 26th.
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 and for non-emergencies, call 410-313-2200.
County operations will resume on Monday, November 29th at regular business hours.