Veterans Day closings, observances
Town offices closed
In observance of Veterans Day on Monday, all Brattleboro town offices will be closed, with the exception of emergency services. Parking is free at all metered spaces and in the pay-and-display lots on Sunday and Monday. All other violations will be enforced.
Brooks Memorial Library will be closed on Sunday and Monday. The skating rink at Living Memorial Park will remain open normal hours throughout the weekend, with additional public skating from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Monday. All Recreation & Parks programs scheduled after 1:30 p.m. on Monday will be held as planned.
Trash, recycling and composting will not be affected by the holiday. All curbside collections will take place on the regular schedule.
Information about the BeeLine Bus should be directed to The Current (formerly Connecticut River Transit) at 802-460-7433. The offices of Brattleboro Housing Partnerships will be closed Monday.
The offices of the Brattleboro Housing Partnerships will be closed Monday.
Postal Service honors veterans
The Postal Service will pause to remember veterans on Monday. There will be no regular mail delivery or retail services available, as postal employees across the state celebrate Veterans Day, but carriers will be delivering Priority Express and other guaranteed next day services. Full delivery and retail services will resume on Tuesday.
The Postal Service is one of the nation's largest employers of veterans and stands ready to assist them with re-entry into the workforce. Visit usps.com/careers for details.
Free car washes
Burton Car Wash, 873 Putney Road, Brattleboro, will be offering free car washes for veterans and active military Monday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
TCC Veterans Appreciation Event
Round Room LLC will recognize veterans at its local TCC store, 801 Putney Road, Brattleboro, by hosting a Veterans Appreciation Event Saturday through Monday. Each veteran who attends the event will receive giveaway items and have the opportunity to apply for an Honor Flight trip in-store through the Honor Flight Network, which transports veterans to Washington, D.C., to visit memorials dedicated to the service and sacrifices of the military.
Employees will also be on-site answering questions about service contracts, identifying qualifying promotions and signing up active service members for military discounts.
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