What’s Open and What’s Closed on Memorial Day?
Memorial Day is Monday, May 28th and if you're not sure what will be and what won't be open, this handy guide should help!
The United States Post Office doesn't deliver mail on Memorial Day so don't expect to see your mail person walking around. If you're expecting a package from FexEx or UPS, don't look for it Memorial Day because neither will be delivering.
BC Transit will be closed on Memorial Day and won't have any bus service.
Every single government office from the office of the Mayor to the County Clerk will be closed to observe Memorial Day.
Grab any books you might want to read ahead of time because the Broome County Public Library will not open on Memorial Day.
All public schools in both New York and Pennsylvania will be closed on Memorial Day. If you're a parent and didn't realize this, surprise! You and the kiddos will be enjoying a three-day weekend.
The City of Binghamton won't be picking up Monday yard waste on Memorial Day.
Most all retail stores will be open on Memorial Day, but they may modify their hours, so it's best to call ahead.
If you were hoping to do some trading on the stock market on Memorial Day, sorry. It's not going to happen.
Just like retail stores, virtually all grocery stores will be open on Memorial Day, but they too might modify their hours, so it's best to call ahead.
According to their website, the Oakdale Mall only closes for Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas, so you shouldn't run into any problems if you stop by to shop.
Unless they're state run, all liquor stores will be open on Memorial Day. Bad news if you run out of drinks in Pennsylvania.
Most all banks are closed on Memorial Day, but their ATMs are always open. Keep in mind that any transactions that you do on Friday will most likely take an extra business day to clear because of the Monday holiday.