Many firms pick Monday for holiday
With Christmas falling on Sunday, many businesses and institutions are taking Monday off for the holiday. Most will be open Saturday, Christmas Eve.
Here’s a holiday weekend rundown:
• School is already out in all area districts. Thorndale and Gause students return Jan. 3, Rockdale Jan. 4 and Milano Jan. 9.
• City Hall will be closed Monday only; the city library, which is always closed Mondays, will close early at 5 p.m. Thursday and re-open on Tuesday.
• No change in garbage pickup.
• All Rockdale financial institutions will be closed Monday.
• Rockdale’s post office will close on Monday.
• No change in The Reporter’s publishing schedule next week, but the newspaper office will be closed Friday.