What's open/closed for Thanksgiving Monday
Published Saturday, October 12, 2013 2:02PM EDT
Many services and stores will be closed or operate on a revised schedule for Thanksgiving. Here is a partial list:
Several city of Montreal facilities remain open for Thanksgiving Monday while, in general, municipal and borough offices, service points and Acces Montreal offices are closed.
Residents are asked to consult borough websites via the main city portal or to call the 311 information line or 514-872-0311.
Most borough garbage recycling and bulky item collections will take place according to their normal schedules, with these exceptions:
- Montréal-Nord: Green waste will be collected on Tuesday.
- Rosemont–La Petite-Patrie: Collection of bulky items is cancelled.
- Villeray–Saint-Michel–Parc-Extension: Collection of bulky items is cancelled.
Ecocentres will be open according to regular schedule.
Federal and provincial government offices are closed.
Banks are closed.
Municipal court is closed.
All parking meters will remain in operation and all parking signs must be respected.
Canada Post offices will be closed. There will be no regular mail delivery or collection.
Montreal Transit Corporation buses and metros will operate on a holiday schedule.
AMT: The Montreal/Deux-Montagnes line will not run from Friday, Oct. 11 to Monday, Oct. 14, inclusively. The Montreal/Vaudreuil-Hudson line will run on a Sunday schedule. The Montreal/Blainville–Saint-Jerome will operate on a weekend schedule. Montreal/Mont-Saint-Hilaire and Montreal/Delson–Candiac line will not have any service.
Laval public transit will run on a Saturday schedule.
Longueuil public transit will run on a Saturday schedule.
Most retail supermarkets and stores are open, but business hours may vary.
Société des alcools du Québec stores are open, except for those found inside malls that are closed.
Montreal's public markets, such as the Atwater, Jean Talon and Maisonneuve markets are open 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The Bonsecours Market is open at 10 a.m. Information: 514-872-7730.
The Pointe-à-Callière museum will be closed.
The Biodome and Planetarium will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Botanical Garden and Insectarium will be open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Arenas, swimming pools, sports centres, libraries and cultural centres follow varied schedules set by their respective boroughs. Residents are asked to contact personnel at these facilities.
The Complexe Sportif Claude Robillard is closed, with the exception of its outdoor tennis courts.