Quincy News

City announces Fourth of July closings, bus schedule

By Herald-Whig
Posted: Jul. 2, 2020 4:30 pm

QUINCY -- In recognition of the Fourth of July holiday, Quincy City Hall and the city's Central Services department will be closed Friday, July 3.

While there will not be garbage or recycling pickup on Friday, Quincy Transit Lines will remain open and will follow a normal bus schedule on Friday, and a holiday schedule on Saturday, July 4.

There will be no change to the city's yard waste collection.

Quincy City Hall, 730 Maine Street, will reopen on Monday, July 6, for regular business hours.

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