Veteran's Day was officially Sunday, November 11, but many local and government offices oberseve it as a Monday holiday; here is a list of what’s open and what government offices are closed. Click here for a list of Veterans Day special offered by Renton area businesses.
City of Renton: Closed.
Renton School District: .
Renton History Museum: Open from noon-3 p.m.
King County government: Closed. King County Elections will continue to count ballots.
King County Library System is closed Sunday for the holiday, but will be open Monday.
King County Metro: Reduced weekday schedule.
King County Transfer Stations (Garbage): Open.
Sound Transit: Regular weeday Schedule.
State of Washington: Closed.
Federal government (including the U.S. Postal Service): Closed
Banks: Many, if not most, will be closed. Check your local branch.
Did you know?
According to the Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Day commemorates Armistice Day -- the day when World War I hostilities ended between the Allies and Germany. Veterans Day is officially observed on Nov. 11, regardless of which day it falls.