Monday is Columbus Day. While many places will be open during the holiday, government buildings, schools, PennDOT and more will be closed on Monday. Here's a list of what's open and what's closed on Columbus Day in Lower Moreland Township.
Government: Montgomery County government offices closed. Lower Moreland Township offices will be open.
Libraries: Lower Moreland Township Library and Norristown Library will be open.
Schools: Lower Moreland Schools will dismiss early on Monday. Academy of the New Church School will hold full day classes.
Trash/Recycling/Yard Waste: There will be regular trash collection in Lower Moreland Township on Columbus Day.
PennDOT Drivers License Centers: PennDOT centers will be closed on Saturday, Oct. 12 and Monday, Oct. 14 for Columbus Day.
Banks: Columbus Day is a bank holiday.
Mail: USPS will not deliver mail on Monday, Oct. 14. UPS and FedEx will still deliver.
SEPTA: SEPTA will run on the regular weekday schedule for all services.
Liquor Stores: According to the PA Liquor Control Board website, most Wine & Spirits stores will be open for their regular Monday hours. However, some will have alternate holiday hours or be closed. Call ahead before heading out.
Zoo: The Philadelphia Zoo is open 9 a.m. until 5 p.m., The Elmwood Park Zoo in Norristown is open 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.