In observance of Thanksgiving, Toledo, county, state, and federal government offices will be closed Thursday and Friday, along with Oregon, Maumee, Sylvania, and Perrysburg city offices. Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles deputy registrar sites statewide will be closed Thursday only.
A list of select businesses and services follows:
Schools: Area primary and secondary schools will be closed Thursday and Friday, as will the University of Toledo, Owens Community College’s Perrysburg Township and Findlay-area campuses, the Arrowhead Park Learning Center in Maumee, and the Learning Center at the Source in downtown Toledo.
Public utilities: Toledo’s Department of Public Utilities will be closed Thursday and Friday as will Columbia Gas and Toledo Edison and its parent company FirstEnergy. Emergency service will be available.
Retail centers: Franklin Park, Levis Commons, and the Shops at Fallen Timbers will be closed much of Thursday but some stores open at 8 p.m.
Trash pickup: City of Toledo refuse collection will be delayed one day.
Libraries: The Toledo-Lucas County Public Library downtown and its branches will close at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday and will be closed all day Thursday.
Mail service: Post offices are closed Thursday; no mail delivery.
Bus services: TARTA buses will operate on a holiday schedule Thursday.
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