Government offices closed Labor Day, some area attractions open

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Photo courtesy New Hanover County.
Photo courtesy New Hanover County.

The following government offices will be closed Monday, Sept. 7, in observance of the Labor Day holiday:

City of Wilmington

All City of Wilmington offices will be closed Monday.

Trash service will run on a regular schedule. City customers who normally have their trash and yard waste picked up on Mondays are asked to have all items at the curbside by 7:30 a.m. City recycling customers who are on the green schedule and normally have their recycling collected on Monday should place their recycling containers at the curbside by 7:30 a.m. The recycling schedule can be found here.

New Hanover County

All New Hanover County offices will be closed Monday, Sept. 7.

In light of the Labor Day weekend, the New Hanover County Commissioners’ regular monthly meeting has been moved to Monday, Sept. 14 at its temporary location in the County Government Center at 230 Government Center Drive. The meeting will begin at 4 p.m.

The New Hanover County Landfill will be open Monday from 6:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. The household hazardous waste and recycling center, and administrative facility will be closed Monday.

All branches of the New Hanover County Library system will be closed Monday. All county parks will be open Monday for Labor Day visitors.

WAVE Transit

Authority offices will be closed and no bus service will be provided.

Brunswick County

All Brunswick County government offices are closed on Monday, Sept. 7.

Due to the Labor Day holiday, the Brunswick County Commissioners’ regular monthly meeting has been moved to Tuesday, Sept. 8. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m.

The Brunswick County Landfill and Convenience Sites will be closed Monday.  The landfill will resume regular hours of operation on Tuesday, Sept. 8 and the convenience sites will resume regular hours on Wednesday, Sept. 9.

All county libraries will be closed on Monday.

Pender County

All Pender County government offices are closed Monday.

Area Courthouses

All judicial branches are closed for the Labor Day holiday.

Area attractions

The Cape Fear Museum is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday. Click here for more information.

The Wilmington Children’s Museum is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday. Click here for more information.

Airlie Gardens will be open Monday. Click here for more information.

The Battleship U.S.S. North Carolina will be open Monday. Click here for hours.

The N.C. Aquarium at Fort Fisher will be open Monday. Click here for hours.

The Cameron Art Museum is closed Mondays.