The Vernon Public Works Department will be closed on Monday, Oct. 8, in observance of Columbus Day.
Trash and recycling will not be collected on that day. It will instead be collected on Tuesday, Oct. 9, along with that day's regular collection.
Excess refuse and recycling may be brought to the Transfer Station free of charge year round on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sundays from noon to 4 p.m.
The Transfer Station will be closed on Sunday, October 7, 2012.