Holiday closings announced
Circuit courts, county offices, DMV customer service centers, and libraries in Gloucester and Mathews will be closed Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday in observance of the Christmas holiday.
Gloucester libraries will continue to close early, at 5 p.m., through Dec. 28, while Mathews Memorial Library will close early, at 6 p.m., on Thursday, Dec. 26.
Gloucester General District Court will be closed Tuesday, Wednesday and next Thursday, Dec. 26, while Mathews General District Court will be closed Tuesday and Wednesday only.
The holiday starts for schools in both counties at the end of the school day on Friday, with reopening scheduled for Jan. 6.
All post offices in both counties will be closed on Christmas Day. In addition, the main post offices in Gloucester and Mathews will be open all day on Christmas Eve, but other eight-hour offices in both counties will close at noon. Four-hour offices will observe their usual schedules.
Convenience centers in Gloucester will close at 5 p.m. on Tuesday and will remain closed for Christmas Day. The Mathews Transfer Station will close at 1 p.m. on Tuesday and remain closed Wednesday.
The E-ZPass office will close at 5 p.m. on Tuesday and remain closed on Wednesday, while ABC stores in both counties will close at 6 p.m. on Christmas Eve and remain closed for Christmas Day.
New Year’s closings
All DMV convenience centers, post offices, and ABC stores in Gloucester and Mathews will be closed New Year’s Day. The E-ZPass office in Gloucester will be closed, as well.
Courts, county offices, and libraries in Gloucester will be closed New Year’s Day only, while Mathews courts and county offices and the library will be closed both New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.
Convenience centers in Gloucester will close at 5 p.m. on Dec. 31 and remain closed Jan. 1, while the Mathews Transfer Station will be closed New Year’s Day only.