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Veterans Day is Wednesday. Here’s what’s closed, open in the Historic Triangle

(WYDaily file photo/Courtesy of Pixabay)
(WYDaily file photo/Courtesy of Pixabay)

Veterans Day is just around the corner.

The federal holiday on Wednesday, Nov. 11, which honors men and women who served in the armed forces, means some offices in the Historic Triangle will be closed.

Here’s a list of closures in Williamsburg, York and James City counties.


  • City offices
  • Williamsburg-James City County Courthouse
  • Quarterpath Recreation Center

Waller Mill Park will keep normal operational hours, and the Williamsburg Regional Library branches will also be open.

A convenient 24-hour bill payment drop box is located in front of the Municipal Building, 401 Lafayette St., for city transactions and payments can be made online.
Any drop box payments made on Wednesday, Nov. 11 will not be posted until the following day.

York County

  • York County Public Library system
  • Government offices
  • Courts
  • York-Poquoson Social Services

James City County

  • County offices
  • Courts
  • Chickahominy Riverfront Park Store/Office
  • Freedom Park Interpretive Center
  • James City County Marina Store/Office
  • Little Creek Reservoir Park Store/Office

The county’s public libraries and parks are open as well the James City County Recreation Center and Abram Frink Jr. Community Center.

In addition, the county’s convenience center and garbage transfer station is open.


Julia Marsigliano
Julia Marsigliano
Julia Marsigliano is a multimedia reporter for WYDaily. She covers everything on the Peninsula from local government and law enforcement agencies to family-run businesses and weather updates. Before WYDaily, she covered Hampton and Newport News for WYDaily’s sister publication, HNNDaily before both publications merged in December 2018. Julia was born in Tokyo, Japan and moved to Long Island, New York in 2001. A true New Yorker, she loves pizza, bagels and good Chinese food. Send comments, tips and other tidbits to You can follow her on Twitter at @jmarsigliano

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