Thursday, April 18, 2024

Veterans Day is Sunday but the observance is Monday, which means some facilities are closed

Various government offices and community buildings will be closed on Monday to commemorate Veterans Day. (WYDaily/file photo)
Various government offices and community buildings will be closed on Monday to commemorate Veterans Day. (WYDaily/file photo)

Veterans Day may be on Sunday but certain government facilities and offices are closing their doors on Monday in remembrance of those who have served in the military.

York County

  • All government offices, closed
  • York County Courthouse, closed
  • Yorktown Library, closed
  • York County Public Library, closed
  • York-Poquoson Social Services, closed
  • VPPSA Compost Facility, open
  • Waste Management Center, closed
  • York County Public Schools, open

Garbage and recycling collection schedules in York County will not be affected.


  • All government offices, closed
  • Municipal Building, closed
  • Quarterpath Recreation Center, closed
  • Williamsburg-James City County Courthouse, closed
  • Williamsburg Regional Library, open
  • Waller Mill Park, open
  • WJCC schools, open

Garbage collection schedules will not change in Williamsburg. To pay a bill on Monday, a 24-hour payment drop box is located in front of the Municipal Building. Payments made on Monday will not be posted until the following day.

James City County

  • All county offices, closed
  • All county parks are open
  • James City County Recreation Center, open
  • Abram Frink Jr. Community Center, open
  • Freedom Park office and store, open
  • Chickahominy Riverfront Park office and store, closed
  • James City County Marina office and store, closed
  • Little Creek Reservoir Park office and store, closed
  • Convenience centers and Garbage Transfer Station, open
  • James City County Library, open

There will be no change in schedule for curbside recycling on Monday in James City County.

For more information visit the City of Williamsburg, James City or York County online.

Alexa Doiron
Alexa Doiron
Alexa Doiron is a multimedia reporter for WYDaily. She graduated from Roanoke College and is currently working on a master’s degree in English at Virginia Commonwealth University. Alexa was born and raised in Williamsburg and enjoys writing stories about local flair. She began her career in journalism at the Warhill High School newspaper and, eight years later, still loves it. After working as a news editor in Blacksburg, Va., Alexa missed Williamsburg and decided to come back home. In her free time, she enjoys reading Jane Austen and playing with her puppy, Poe. Alexa can be reached at

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