Government closures, hours for Memorial Day weekend

Palo Alto garbage collection is following normal schedule on Monday, May 25

Got a complaint to file or a parking ticket to pay at City Hall? Looking to travel by bus or rail? Here's a list of Memorial Day service closures and changes.

City services

Airport -- The Palo Alto Municipal Airport will remain open with regular hours

City of Palo Alto offices -- Closed

Development Center -- Closed

Garbage pickup -- All collection services will remain the same for Memorial Day and the rest of the week

Library -- All branches will be closed on Sunday, May 24, and Monday, May 25

Parks -- Open

Police, fire -- Active patrols and response teams are operational; records and administrative services are closed

Utilities -- Office is closed; call for emergency services


Palo Alto Unified School District administration and schools -- Closed


Caltrain -- Service will operate on the Sunday schedule. See

Palo Alto Shuttle -- No service

SamTrans -- Service will operate on the Sunday schedule. See

Stanford Marguerite -- Limited service. The only routes operating will be Line EB, Line HD, Medical Center, Medical Center: Holiday, Shopping Express: Special, and Line W. See

VTA -- Buses operate on the Sunday schedule; Dumbarton Express will not run on Memorial Day. Some other South Bay light rail lines and buses may not run. Go to

Federal, state offices

All offices are closed

U.S. Postal Service -- No mail deliveries except for Amazon parcels. All Palo Alto offices will be closed.


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