(WWLP) – Labor Day is a federal holiday meant to honor workers. As such, many offices and some small businesses are closed, while some services operate on reduced hours. Here is a look at what is open, and what is not, on this holiday.
- Banks: Closed
- Federal Offices: Closed
- Libraries: Closed
- Malls: Open, see below for specific hours
- Municipal Offices: Closed
- Post Office: Closed, no mail delivery
- Registry of Motor Vehicles: Closed
- Restaurants: Open
- Retail Stores: Most open, but some are closing early (see shopping mall hours)
- Schools: Closed
- State Offices: Closed
- Stock Market: Closed
There are also changes to public transit on Memorial Day:
- BRTA: No service
- FRTA: No service
- PVTA: Springfield and Northampton-area buses will operate on Sunday service. UMass Transit will operate regular summer service. Visit PVTA.com for additional details on routes.
Local shopping malls are open on their regular hours for Labor Day.
- Berkshire Mall: Open 10:00 A.M.-9:00 P.M.
- Eastfield Mall: Open 10:00 A.M. – 9:00 P.M.
- Enfield Square Mall: Open 10:00 A.M.-9:00 P.M.
- Hampshire Mall: Open 10:00 A.M. – 9:00 P.M.
- Holyoke Mall at Ingleside: Open 10:00 A.M. – 9:30 P.M.
- Lee Premium Outlets: Open 9:00 A.M.-9:00 P.M.