Monday is a national holiday honoring the life and legacy of slain civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The holiday is observed on the third Monday of January, near King’s birthday. He was born Jan. 15, 1929.

Local, state and federal offices: Closed

Schools: Closed

Retail stores: Open

Supermarkets: Open

Liquor stores: Open

Restaurants and taverns: Open

Banks: Closed, but check individual branch to be sure

Post offices: Closed, no regular mail delivery

Stock market: Closed

Mass. state parks: Open and coordinating a day of service to honor King. 

Trash, recycling pickups: Expect scheduled Monday pickups to be delayed 

MBTA: Subways, buses and The Ride operate on a Saturday schedule, but some bus routes will have a special enhanced holiday schedule. Commuter rail on a regular weekday schedule. Details: mbta.com/events.

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