September 1, 2021

Montgomery County Holiday Schedule for Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 6

The Montgomery County Government will observe the following schedule changes for the Labor Day holiday on Monday, Sept. 6:
  • County offices – Closed.
  • State offices and courts – Closed.
  • Libraries – Closed.
  • County-operated COVID-19 vaccination and testing centers—Closed Sunday, Sept. 5, and Monday, Sept. 6. 
  • Alcohol Beverage Services (ABS) – All stores open from noon-5 p.m.
  • Ride On and Flash Service – Operating on Sunday schedule (click on a route number).
  • Ride On Flex – In service; Ride On extRa – Not in service
  • Metrorail and Metrobus – Information available here.
  • MARC Train and Commuter Bus – Information available at
  • TRiPS Commuter Store at Silver Spring Transit Center – Open 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • TRiPS Mobile Commuter Store – Closed.
  • Parking at public garages, lots, curbside meters - Free.
  • County-provided refuse/recycling pickup—Trash and recycling will not be collected by County-operated service on Monday, Sept. 6. After the holiday, County-provided recycling and trash collections will slide to be collected one day later than normal. Collections will be completed on the weekend of Sept. 11.
  • Shady Grove Transfer Station and Recycling Center, and the County administrative office, will be closed.
  • County aquatics programs and facilities are open. (Note: the Germantown Indoor and Martin Luther King Swim Centers are closed for annual maintenance. The Upper County Outdoor Pool has closed for the season.)
  • All recreation centers, senior centers and administrative offices will be closed.
  • Montgomery Parks—Visit Additional information:
Open Parkways schedule:
  • Portions of Sligo Creek Parkway, Beach Drive and Little Falls Parkway will be open to pedestrians and bicyclists for exercise and recreation. 
  • Open to pedestrians and bicyclists (closed to motor vehicles) from 9 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 3, to 7 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 7:
  • Sligo Creek Parkway  
  • Old Carroll Avenue to Piney Branch Road (1.1 miles)    
  • Forest Glen Road to University Boulevard West (1.5 miles)    
  • Beach Drive from Connecticut Avenue to Knowles Avenue (2.7 miles)     
  • Open to pedestrians and bicyclists (closed to motor vehicles), from 7 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 4, to 7 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 7: Little Falls Parkway from River Road to Arlington Road (1 mile) 
Final weekend for some seasonal amenities:
Additional facilities open during the holiday weekend include:
The following facilities will be closed on Monday, Sept. 6: