Here’s what you should know about the 4th of July holiday in Farmington and Farmington Hills:
Trash and recycling will not be picked up on Monday
Collection in both cities will be delayed by one day throughout the week, with Monday’s routes done on Tuesday and Friday’s routes done on Saturday. Have garbage, recycling, and yard waste at the curbside by 7 a.m.
Government offices closed Monday
Farmington and Farmington Hills city halls, and the 47th District Court, will be closed on Monday, as will post offices in downtown Farmington and 32455 W. 12 Mile Rd., Farmington Hills. You can still purchase postage, mail letters and packages by using the Automated Postal Centers at both post office locations.
Libraries take a long weekend
Both the Farmington Community Library Main library and Farmington branch will be closed from Saturday, July 2, through July 4. Online services will still be available.
County road work suspended
Most Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) road construction projects will be suspended at 3 p.m. July 1, for the holiday weekend. Work will resume after 6 a.m., Tuesday, July 5. Some lane closures will be eliminated, but roads that are closed for construction will remain closed.
Most major retailers are open, but it’s a good idea to call ahead if you’re shopping smaller local businesses. Kroger stores are open, and store pharmacies will be open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Heartland Marketplace and Busch’s Fresh Food Market are open regular hours.