July 4: What’s Open, What’s Closed

Firworks/ARLnow.com file photoMost Fairfax County and federal services will be closed on Friday for July 4. Here is the status of some of the major agencies:

County Government – Closed.

Courts – Closed.

Public Schools and School Offices – Closed .

Library – Closed.

Fairfax Connector – July 4 is a Saturday schedule: Routes with Saturday service operate according to the Saturday schedule. Routes without Saturday service will not operate.

Fastran – Not in service.

Park Authority  For July 4: RECenters open on regular schedule and close at 6 p.m., except George Washington RECenter, which will be closed. Nature centers open 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; historic sites open 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Frying Pan Farm Park open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; visitor center open 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Riverbend Park visitor center open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Green Spring Gardens open 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; historic house closed.

Teen and Senior Centers – Closed.

Community Centers – Closed.

County Trash and Recycling Collection – Regular collection.

Recycling and Disposal Facilities at I-66 Transfer Station and I-95 Landfill Complex – Closed.

Metro – Metrorail will be open from 7 a.m. Friday to 3 a.m. Saturday. The trains will run on a Saturday schedule until about 2 p.m., so the service will be less frequent than on a normal Friday. After 2 p.m., as the number of people heading for the Mall increases, service will gradually increase to near rush-hour levels.

Post Offices and mail delivery – Closed.

Supermarkets – most are open but may have shorter hours.

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