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Originally published Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 1:42 PM

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What’s open, closed

Schedules during the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday.

Seattle Times staff

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Monday is Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a federal, state and Seattle city holiday. Here’s what’s open and closed, and which schedules have changed.

• Parking on Seattle streets is free.

• Washington State Ferries will operate on a regular weekday schedule.

• Public schools are closed.

• Garbage and recycling-pickup schedules in Seattle and Bellevue are unchanged.

• U.S. post offices are closed. There will be no mail delivery.

• Most banks and credit unions are closed.

• Metro bus routes will operate on a reduced weekday schedule. For route information, and to sign up for route-change alerts, go to

• Sound Transit Link ST Express Bus and Sounder train will be on normal weekday schedules.

• The Central Link Light Rail will be on Saturday schedule, and the Tacoma Link light rail will be on Sunday schedule. Check with for more information.

• Community Transit: Local buses within Snohomish County will operate on regular schedules Monday. Commuter service to and from downtown Seattle and the University District will be reduced. For more information go to

• Seattle Public Library locations and the book drops at the Central Library will be closed. Because of server maintenance, some online services will be unavailable.

• Seattle Parks and Recreation Community Centers and pools will be closed.

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