This Sunday and Monday marks Veterans Day and the observance of the national holiday established in 1926 to honor men and women who have served in the military. Here's a quick round-up of what's open and closed in Coventry. If you know of more businesses that are open or closed, help out your fellow neighbors by leaving them in the comments.
- Coventry Public Schools
- Coventry Town Hall (state and federal offices also closed)
- Coventry Public Library (Closed Sunday and Monday)
- Coventry Department of Public Works (trash collection will be on a one-day delay schedule beginning Tuesday)
- Coventry Post Office
- Coventry Police and Fire departments will be closed on Monday for clerical and records purposes.
- Area banks will be closed on Veterans Day, except for the Citizens Bank Stop & Shop branch which will be open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Be sure to call ahead to your favorite local businesses before venturing out, just in case they have changed their hours to observe the holiday.
- Convenience Stores
- Liquor stores
- Retail stores
- RIPTA is operating on its regular Sunday and Monday schedules so transportation will not be affected.