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What’s open, closed on Columbus Day

A look at how the holiday will affect your routine:

Holiday observed: Monday.

Retail stores: Owner’s discretion.

Liquor stores: Owner’s discretion.

Supermarkets: Open.

Convenience stores: Open.

Taverns, bars: Open.

Banks: Closed.

Stock market: Open.

Municipal and state offices: Closed.

Federal offices: Closed.

Libraries: Closed.

Schools: Closed.

Mail: Post offices are closed, and mail will not be delivered; express delivery only.

MBTA: All five subway lines, Commuter Rail lines, buses, and The RIDE will operate on a regular weekday schedule.

Boston traffic rules: Parking meters are not in effect. All other traffic rules apply.

Street sweeping: No daytime cleaning. Overnight sweeping, from 12 a.m. to 7 a.m., is in effect.


Boston’s trash collection : One day late in some neighborhoods.