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Some city services, transit agencies to change schedules for Labor Day

Public transportation systems plan to run on weekend, holiday timetables

Palo Alto City Hall. Embarcadero Media file photo.

Compared to this point last year, many public agencies have resumed in-person operations in some capacity ahead of Labor Day. Here's a rundown of which local services and regional transit systems serving the area will be available this Monday, Sept. 6.

City services, programs

• City of Palo Alto offices: Administrative offices and facilities will be closed.

• Library: Under its current reopening schedule, all five library branches are closed on Mondays.

• Garbage pickup: Waste collection will not be interrupted by the holiday. For more information, visit greenwasteofpaloalto.com.

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• Police, fire: The city's public safety services (police, fire and dispatch) will be in operation. Records services and administration offices will be closed.

• Palo Alto Unified School District: All schools will observe Labor Day.

Transportation

• Caltrain: Caltrain will operate on a weekend schedule. For more information, visit caltrain.com.

• Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority: The VTA will operate under a Sunday/holiday schedule. For more information, visit vta.org.

• SamTrans: SamTrans will operate under a Sunday schedule. For more information, visit samtrans.com.

• Stanford Marguerite: The Stanford Marguerite shuttle service will operate its Hospital: Direct (HD), Medical Center (MC) and X lines during morning and evening rush hour. Line Y will run during the evening rush hour only. For more information, visit transportation.stanford.edu/marguerite.

Federal services

• U.S. Postal Service: Postal Service facilities will be closed and delivery services will be unavailable in observance of Labor Day.

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Some city services, transit agencies to change schedules for Labor Day

Public transportation systems plan to run on weekend, holiday timetables

by / Palo Alto Weekly

Uploaded: Sat, Sep 4, 2021, 8:58 am

Compared to this point last year, many public agencies have resumed in-person operations in some capacity ahead of Labor Day. Here's a rundown of which local services and regional transit systems serving the area will be available this Monday, Sept. 6.

City services, programs

• City of Palo Alto offices: Administrative offices and facilities will be closed.

• Library: Under its current reopening schedule, all five library branches are closed on Mondays.

• Garbage pickup: Waste collection will not be interrupted by the holiday. For more information, visit greenwasteofpaloalto.com.

• Police, fire: The city's public safety services (police, fire and dispatch) will be in operation. Records services and administration offices will be closed.

• Palo Alto Unified School District: All schools will observe Labor Day.

Transportation

• Caltrain: Caltrain will operate on a weekend schedule. For more information, visit caltrain.com.

• Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority: The VTA will operate under a Sunday/holiday schedule. For more information, visit vta.org.

• SamTrans: SamTrans will operate under a Sunday schedule. For more information, visit samtrans.com.

• Stanford Marguerite: The Stanford Marguerite shuttle service will operate its Hospital: Direct (HD), Medical Center (MC) and X lines during morning and evening rush hour. Line Y will run during the evening rush hour only. For more information, visit transportation.stanford.edu/marguerite.

Federal services

• U.S. Postal Service: Postal Service facilities will be closed and delivery services will be unavailable in observance of Labor Day.

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