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What’s open, what’s closed this Fourth of July

Post by Alexis Krell / The News Tribune on July 3, 2013 at 7:09 pm with 1 Comment »
July 3, 2013 7:16 pm

Here’s a breakdown of what’s open and what’s closed for the Fourth of July holiday:

• Tacoma garbage pickup will be delayed one day. Pickups scheduled Thursday will occur Friday. Pickups that are regularly Friday will be pushed to Saturday. The Tacoma landfill, recycling center and household hazardous waste facility will be closed.

• Tacoma Public Library branches will be closed.

• Pierce County Library System locations will be closed.

• City of Tacoma and Pierce County government buildings will be closed.

• Pierce Transit buses will run on a Sunday schedule, without bus shop or phone service.

• Tacoma Link light rail and Sound Transit Express bus service will run on a Sunday schedule. The Sounder trains will not run.

• There will not be any parking enforcement in Tacoma.

• The U.S. Postal Service will not operate.

• Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium in Tacoma will be open, as well as Northwest Trek. Their hours are 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. and 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., respectively.

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  1. simonsjs says:

    In other words, government is shut down. Why write this stuff that people already know. Why not tell us what’s open in the private sector?

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