Government offices, banks and schools will be closed Monday, Sept. 1, for Labor Day, but most stores and restaurants will be open.
Of note, Monday also is a holiday in Canada, so many businesses and services will be closed. Call ahead to check.
Here is a list of Whatcom County services and their status Monday:
City of Bellingham and Whatcom County government offices - Closed.
Bellingham parking meters - Not enforced.
Bellingham and Whatcom County library branches - Closed.
Public schools, colleges and universities - Closed.
Postal service - No mail delivery.
Banks - closed.
Garbage - Sanitary Service Co. and Nooksack Valley Disposal will pick up trash on regular schedule. However, trucks might be earlier than usual; customers are advised to set out their trash early. SSC and Nooksack Valley Disposal offices and the Bellingham Recycling Center/Transfer Station at F Street will be closed Monday.
Whatcom Transportation Authority - No buses running Monday.
The Bellingham Herald - Offices closed, regular newspaper delivery. If your paper is not delivered, call customer service at 360-676-2660 between 6:30 and 9 a.m.
YMCA - Closed.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Whatcom County - Closed.
The Opportunity Council - Closed.
Bellis Fair - Open regular hours. Some anchor stores have longer hours for Labor Day sales.
Grocery stores - Most are open regular hours.
Movie theaters - Open.