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Published: Monday, 7/2/2012 - Updated: 3 years ago

Local offices closed for Fourth

Bureaus statewide off for Independence Day


Toledo county, state, and federal government offices will be closed Wednesday in observance of Independence Day, as will be Oregon, Maumee, Perrysburg, and Sylvania city offices. Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicle deputy registrar sites across the state will be closed as well.

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A list of selected businesses and services:


Owens Community College's Perrysburg Township and Findlay area campuses as well as the Arrowhead Park Learning Center in Maumee and the Learning Center at The Source in downtown Toledo will be closed July 4. The University of Toledo will have no classes July 4 only.

Public utilities

Toledo's Department of Public Utilities will be closed July 4, along with Toledo Edison and its parent company, FirstEnergy. Emergency services will be available.

Mail service

Post offices are closed; mail will not be delivered.


Meter parking in downtown Toledo will be free.

Retail centers

Westfield Franklin Park and the Mall at Fallen Timbers will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Levis Commons will be closed.

Trash pickup

Refuse collection will be delayed one day for Toledo residents; collection services in other communities vary.

Bus services

Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority buses will operate on a Sunday schedule, with extended lineup trips after the downtown Toledo fireworks display. Service will be free all day in celebration of 150 years of public transportation in Toledo.


The Main Toledo-Lucas County Public Library downtown and all branches will close at 5:30 p.m. July 3 and will be closed all day July 4.

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