Originally published November 11, 2011 at 6 a.m., updated November 10, 2010 at 11:31 a.m.
What’s open and what’s closed today for Veterans Day:
• MAIL: No home delivery except for Express mail.
• POST OFFICES: Closed. The postal unit inside the Shell gas station at Fisher’s Landing, 16320 S.E. Cascade Park Drive, is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
• GARBAGE: Collection of trash and recyclables remains on schedule in Vancouver and most of Clark County. Inside Camas city limits, Friday’s trash and recyclables will be picked up Monday.
• PUBLIC SCHOOLS: No classes.
• COLLEGES: No classes at Clark College and Washington State University Vancouver.
• GOVERNMENT: City, county, state and federal offices closed.
• LIBRARIES: All Fort Vancouver Regional Library branches closed. Camas Public Library closed.
• CLARK PUBLIC UTILITIES: Offices open.
• BUSES: C-Tran and TriMet on regular schedules. C-Tran offices are closed.
• DRIVER’S LICENSING: All offices closed.
• VEHICLE LICENSING: Auto licensing offices closed.
• VEHICLE EMISSIONS: Test stations closed.
• PARKING: Meters in downtown Vancouver free.
• LIQUOR STORES: State-run stores open 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
• BANKS: Most closed; branches in supermarkets may be open.
• FINANCIAL MARKETS: New York Stock Exchange, Nasdaq and other markets open.
• ANIMAL SHELTER: Humane Society for Southwest Washington open.
• OREGON ZOO: Open.
• WESTFIELD VANCOUVER MALL: Open.
• CLARK COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM: Open.
• MARSHALL COMMUNITY CENTER: Open 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
• FIRSTENBURG COMMUNITY CENTER: Open 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Loaves & Fishes is closed.
• RIDGEFIELD NATIONAL WILDLIFE CENTER: Admission is free Friday through Sunday. Open from dawn to dusk.
• FORT VANCOUVER NATIONAL HISTORIC SITE: Admission to the fort is free Friday through Sunday. Open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday, noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday.
• FEDERAL RECREATION SITES: Day-use fees are waived at most U.S. Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management sites in Washington and Oregon, Friday through Sunday.
• THE COLUMBIAN: Offices open.