Tuesday, January 23, 2018
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Tampa Bay & Florida news > Martin Luther King Jr. Day Closings

The following will be closed Monday, unless otherwise noted.

Government

Federal, state and county offices: closed.

Courts

Federal, state and county courts: closed

Buses and Streetcars

Buses: HARTFlex in Brandon and Northdale and HART will operate on a Saturday schedule.

TECO Line Streetcar System: will run from noon to 10 p.m.

Express and Limited Express Routes, HARTFlex in South County, South Tampa and Town 'N Country and the In-Town Trolley (Route 96) will not operate.

Shopping Malls

International Plaza, WestShore Plaza, Westfield Citrus Park, Westfield Brandon and University Mall: regular hours.

Garbage Collection

City of Tampa and Temple Terrace: no garbage or recycling pickup. Hillsborough County Solid Waste collection will follow a normal Monday schedule.

Post Offices, Mail Delivery

Post offices: closed; no mail delivery. The main office window will be open until midnight.

Libraries

Libraries: closed.

Schools

Hillsborough County public schools, Hillsborough Community College, University of Tampa and University of South Florida: closed.

Banks

Banks: closed.

Attractions, Museums

Tampa Museum of Art, Florida Aquarium, Busch Gardens, Museum of Science and Industry, Lowry Park Zoo and Glazer Children's Museum: open.

Recreation

Recreation centers and playgrounds: closed.

Regional parks: open.

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