Sykesville will observe the Columbus Day holiday Monday and close all town offices.
The Town Council has rescheduled its meeting to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Town House, 7547 Main Street.
Commercial trash collection will take place Monday as usual.
The council has set a public hearing for 7 p.m. Oct. 23 on whether the town will reduce residential trash collection from twice to once a week.
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Eldersburg: Sykesville and Gamber responded to investigate a fire alarm sounding in a building in the 1400 block of Progress Way. The first call was received at 9:40 p.m. Units were out 11 minutes. The second call was received at 12:05 a.m. and canceled two minutes later. There was no fire.