June 28, 2023

Holiday Schedule for Independence Day on Tuesday, July 4

The Montgomery County Government, and programs that impact County residents, will have schedule and program changes for Independence Day on Tuesday, July 4.
  • County offices—Closed.
  • MC 311—Closed.
  • State offices and courts—Closed.
  • State Motor Vehicle Administration offices and Vehicle Emissions Inspection Program stations—Closed.
  • Libraries— Closed.
  • Alcohol Beverage Services (ABS)—All stores open from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • County-operated COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing Clinics—Closed. (The County no longer is operating PCR testing clinics.) Vaccine clinics will be closed on July 4,
  • Department of Permitting Services—All offices, including the customer service lobby, will be closed.
  • Ride On Will operate on a Saturday schedule.
  • Ride On extRa and Flex bus services – Not in service.
  • Ride On Flash – The Orange Route will operate on a Weekends & Holidays schedule. The Blue Route (typically, weekday only) will not be in service.
  • MARC Train—Saturday service on the Penn Line only. No Camden or Brunswick Line service
  • TRiPS Silver Spring commuter store—Closed.
  • TRiPS Mobile Commuter Store—Closed.
  • Metrobus—Will operate on a Sunday schedule. Free fares after 5 p.m. See https://www.wmata.com/schedules/timetables/.
  • Metrorail—Will have frequent service, with trains running from 7 a.m. to a time TBD. Free fares after 5 p.m. See https://www.wmata.com/schedules/timetables/.
  • Public Parking Garages, Lots, Curbside Meters—Free.
  • County-provided trash and recycling collections are on a regular schedule on Monday, July 3. There will be no trash and recycling collections on Tuesday, July 4. Collections will slide one day throughout the rest of the week, with the last pickup on Saturday, July 8.
  • Shady Grove Transfer Station and Recycling Center—Closed on July 4.
  • Aquatic Centers— County outdoor aquatic facilities will be open 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and 3-6 p.m. Indoor aquatic facilities will close at 6 p.m.
  • Community Recreation Centers—Closed.
  • Senior Centers—Closed.
  • Montgomery Parks—Visit www.MontgomeryParks.org for complete information. Additional information:
The following facilities will be closed on Tuesday, July 4:
  • Montgomery Parks Headquarters and Permits Offices.
  • Montgomery Parks Customer Service Office.
  • Cabin John Ice Rink and Wheaton Ice Arena.
  • Wheaton Indoor Tennis and Pauline Betz Addie Tennis Center.
  • Indoor nature facilities - Brookside Nature Center, Locust Grove Nature Center, Black Hill Visitor Center/Nature Programs. Trails and outdoor nature play areas remain open sunrise to sunset.  Meadowside Nature Center is undergoing building and meadow renovations. However, programs are continuing through the project. Trails and nature play areas remain open sunrise to sunset.