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July Fourth holiday closings

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AIKEN COUNTY

• County offices, North Augusta offices, Aiken city offices, landfill, drop-off centers, garbage/recycling, North Augusta city garbage closed Thursday

• Aiken County Thursday garbage routes picked up Friday; North Augusta Thursday garbage routes picked up Wednesday

BURKE COUNTY

• County landfill, county offices, Waynesboro city offices closed Thursday

COLUMBIA COUNTY

• County offices, tax assessor’s office, tax commissioner’s office closed Thursday

EDGEFIELD COUNTY

• Edgefield County offices, Johnston and Edgefield city offices, Tri-County Transfer Station closed Thursday

• Trenton offices closed Thursday and Friday

MCDUFFIE COUNTY

• County landfill, county offices, Thomson city offices closed Thursday

RICHMOND COUNTY

• Augusta Public Transit, Richmond Transit no service Thursday

• County offices, tax commissioner’s office, tag offices closed Thursday

• Landfill closed Thursday; Thursday routes picked up Friday, Friday routes picked up Saturday

COLLEGES

• Aiken Technical College offices closed Thursday; no classes today-Friday

• Augusta Technical College closed Thursday

• Georgia Military College closed Thursday

• Georgia Regents University closed Thursday

• Paine College closed Thursday

• University of South Carolina Aiken closed Thursday

OTHER

• Aiken-Bamberg-Barnwell-Edgefield Regional Library System closed Thursday; no bookmobile

• East Central Georgia Regional Library System branches closed Thursday

• Federal offices closed Thursday

• Financial institutions closed Thursday

• Fort Gordon offices closed Thursday

• State offices closed Thursday

• U.S. Postal Service offices closed Thursday


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