The Howard County Government offices, the district court, the circuit court and SORT with MoRT recycling site at the Mall in Columbia, will be closed today in observance of Columbus Day. However, the landfill is open today and regular Monday trash collection and curbside recycling will operate.
The police department, fire department and 911 center will remain open.
County offices and courts will reopen tomorrow.
All Howard County Public Schools will remain open today.