This year, the observance of the
birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr., will be celebrated on Monday, Jan. 20. According to the
Office of Personnel Management, by federal law, it is a public
holiday for federal employees—with the exception of those in the District of
Columbia, Montgomery and Prince George's counties in Maryland, and Arlington
and Fairfax counties and Arlington City in Virginia—where the Martin Luther
King, Jr., holiday is celebrated concurrently with Inauguration Day.
As such, in Pleasantville and Briarcliff Manor, post offices will be closed, there will be no residential mail delivery; and state, federal and many municipal government offices will be closed.
Most banks will also be closed.
Here is a list of other entities that may be open or closed on Jan. 20, in observance of the holiday:
Briarcliff Manor Village Hall
Pleasantville Village Hall
Mount Pleasant Public Library
Briarcliff Manor Public Library
Pleasantville Union Free School District
Briarcliff Manor Union Free School District
-Metro-North Railroad is operating on a Saturday schedule with some additional trains (off-peak fares apply).
-No valet parking available at Scarborough Metro North station
-Briarcliff Manor DPW will operate on a regular Monday Schedule
-NYC's financial markets are closed
Do you know of any other closings for MLK Day? Tell us in the comments below.