Monday, January 20th is Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

All government offices are closed, including:

  • Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV)
  • City and State Courts
  • Post offices

There will be no mail delivery.

Alternate Side Parking (street cleaning) rules are suspended.

All other parking regulations, including parking meters, remain in effect.

There is no garbage, organics, or recycling collection on Monday, January 20th.

  • If Monday is your regular garbage or organics collection day, place your items curbside after 4 PM on Monday evening for collection beginning Tuesday, January 21st.  In some areas, your items may not be picked up until your next collection day.
  • If Monday is your recycling day, place your items curbside on Sunday, January 26th after 4 PM for collection beginning Monday, January 27th.

All NYC Public Schools are closed.

P311 (Parent Support Hotline) and Family Welcome Centers, including enrollment centers, are also closed.

Parking in School Zones

Parking is allowed in school zones when school is in recess. However, specific schools may be open on holidays, and parking restrictions would remain in effect. You should contact specific schools to verify that they are in recess. Use School Finder to get contact information for a school.

The Staten Island Ferry runs on a holiday schedule with service provided every 30 minutes from 7 AM to midnight.

In addition, there will be no lower-level boarding in St. George Terminal.

All branches of the City's Public Library systems are closed.