Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a U.S. federal holiday that will be observed Monday, Jan. 15, which was the late civil rights leader’s birthday.
In addition to federal offices, some other governmental offices and courts will be closed.
Here is a list of what will be closed (or open) in our area Monday.
- Commonwealth offices and courts
- Social Security Administration offices
- PennDOT driver’s license service centers (also closed Saturday, Jan. 13)
- Northampton County offices and courts
- Saucon Valley School District schools
- U.S. Postal Service (no mail delivery)
- Hellertown Area Library
- Most banks and major financial institutions
- Pennsylvania wine and spirits stores (if normally open on a Monday)
- Borough of Hellertown municipal offices*
- Lower Saucon Township municipal offices
- Most retail stores and restaurants
- FedEx and UPS delivery and pickup services
*Note: The Hellertown Borough Council meeting normally scheduled for Monday at 7 p.m. will instead be held Tuesday, Jan. 16 at 7 p.m. at Borough Hall.