NORWALK, Conn. – Several places around Norwalk will be closed or operating on a different schedule on the Fourth of July. Here's what you need to know before heading out Friday.
What's Closed on Friday?
- Norwalk City Hall
- All libraries in Norwalk
- Post Offices
- Most banks (call ahead)
- All state and federal offices
What’s Open on Friday?
- Most area supermarkets, restaurants, bars, liquor stores and other retail locations are open. However, these places may be operating on a Sunday schedule or special holiday hours or may be closed. Call ahead before heading out to any of these establishments.
- Weir Farm National Historic Site in Ridgefield/Wilton will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., with tours of the house and artists' studios at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m.
Garbage and recycling pickup schedule
In Norwalk, garbage and recycling will be picked up on the regular schedule Monday through Thursday. Garbage and recycling normally picked up on Friday will be collected on Saturday. The Norwalk Transfer Station and the Yard Debris Site will both be closed on Friday, July 4, and reopen for regular business hours Saturday, July 5.
If you’re planning a trip via Metro-North, trains will operate on a Sunday schedule on July 4, with several additional trains to get you to and from the annual Macy’s Fireworks. Visit the Metro-North website for more detailed information.