Wednesday, December 6, 2023

Veteran’s Day closings for Hampton and Newport News

Although Veteran’s Day falls on a weekend this year, some places will be closed the following day, Monday, Nov. 12, in observance.

Here’s a list:


  • City offices
  • City schools
  • Public libraries
  • Courts
  • Garbage collection will be delayed two days and resume Wednesday
  • Yard waste
  • Select community & neighborhood centers: North Phoebus, Old Hampton, Kenneth Wallace, Senior
  • Air Power Museum & Park
  • Charles Taylor Visual Arts Center


  • City offices except Peninsula Regional Animal Shelter which is open for adoptions
  • City courts
  • Public Libraries
  • Sheriff’s Office – jail visiting hours are normal
  • Solid waste will be delayed one day
  • Peninsula Fine Arts Center
  • Peninsula SPCA
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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