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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. acknowledges the crowd at the Lincoln Memorial for his "I Have a Dream" speech during the March on Washington,Aug. 28, 1963.

MLK Day closings

FORT WAYNE – Monday is the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday.

In observance, some governmental offices in northeast Indiana will be closed.

Following is a list of closings and exceptions for Monday:

  • U.S. District and federal bankruptcy courts will be closed.
  • There will be no mail delivery and post offices will be closed.
  • State offices, including Bureau of Motor Vehicle branches will be closed.
  • Trash collection by National Serv-All, Republic, Earth First and Waste Management will not be affected.
  • Adams County offices will be closed. Municipal offices in Decatur, Berne and Geneva will be open. Commissioners will meet Tuesday.
  • Allen County offices and municipal offices in Fort Wayne, New Haven and Grabill will be closed. Citilink buses will run as usual. Municipal offices in Huntertown, Leo-Cedarville and Woodburn will be open.
  • DeKalb County offices will be closed. Municipal offices in Ashley, Auburn, Butler, Garrett and Waterloo will be open.
  • Huntington County offices and municipal offices in Andrews will be closed. Municipal offices in Huntington, Warren and Markle will be open.
  • Kosciusko County offices and municipal offices in North Webster, Syracuse and Silver Lake will be open.
  • Municipal offices in Pierceton, Warsaw and Winona Lake will be closed. Trash collection by the Warsaw Street Department will be delayed one day and the City Council meeting will be Tuesday.
  • Noble County offices and Cromwell will be closed. Municipal offices in Albion, Avilla, Kendallville, Ligonier and Rome City will be open.
  • Steuben County offices and municipal offices in Angola, Fremont, Hamilton and Orland will be closed.
  • Wells County offices will be closed. Municipal offices in Bluffton and Ossian will be open.
  • Whitley County offices and municipal offices in Columbia City will be closed. Municipal offices in Churubusco and South Whitley will be open.

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