Photo: A snowy Presidents’ day.
Today, Monday, Feb. 18 is a snowy Presidents’ Day, although the federal government still refers to it as “Washington’s Birthday” to honor the country’s first president.
- Belmont town offices: Closed
- Belmont Schools: Closed (it’s winter recess.)
- Belmont Public Library: Closed
- Beech Street Center: Closed
- US Post Offices: Closed
- Banks: Closed
- Retail stores and restaurants: Open
- Supermarkets: Open
Trash/recycling collection is delayed by one day due to the holiday, i.e. if you are on a Monday schedule, it will be collected on Tuesday.
The MBTA is running on a reduced weekend schedule. Commuter rail will operate on a Saturday schedule, while buses will run on a modified Saturday schedule. Go to the MBTA’s events web page for more information.