November 18, 2020

Montgomery County Announces Schedule Changes for Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 26

The Montgomery County Government will observe the following holiday schedule for Thanksgiving, Thursday, Nov. 26:
  • County offices – Closed.
  • State offices and courts – Closed.
  • Libraries – Closed.
  • Alcohol Beverage Services (ABS) – Closed.
  • Recreation – All facilities closed. No programs held.
  • Montgomery Parks—From information, visit
  • Ride On/ Ride On extRa / Flash – Operate on a Sunday schedule. For more information, visit
  • Metrorail and Metrobus – Information is available at
  • MARC Train and Commuter Bus – Information is available at
  • TRiPS Commuter Store at Silver Spring Transit Center – Closed.
  • TRiPS Mobile Commuter Store – Closed.
  • Ride On Flex – Not in operation due to health crisis.
  • Maryland Transit Administration: Information available at
  • County-provided refuse/recycling pickup – County-provided trash and recycling collection will not be done on Thursday, Nov. 26. After the holiday, County-provided recycling and trash collections will slide to be done one day later than normal. Last collections will be on Saturday, Nov. 28.
  • Shady Grove Processing Facility and Transfer Station – Closes at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 25. Closed on Thursday, Nov. 26.
  • Parking at public County garages, lots and curbside meters – Free.