Memorial Day Schedule

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MEMORIAL DAY EVENTS

• Salmon Creek, 7:15 a.m., Salmon Creek American Legion Post, 14011 N.E. 20th Ave., open to the public; free breakfast at 6 a.m.

• Camas, 9 a.m., Camas Cemetery, 630 N.E. Oak St., with ceremony led by Boy Scouts.

• Ridgefield, 9 a.m., Ridgefield Cemetery, Cemetery Road, with ceremony led by Ridgefield and La Center American Legion posts.

• La Center, 11 a.m., La Center Cemetery, Highland Road, with ceremony led by Ridgefield and La Center American Legion posts.

• Vancouver, 11 a.m., Clark County War Memorial, Vancouver Barracks, Fort Vancouver Way and McClellan Road; keynote speaker is Army Maj. Gen. Jeffrey S. Buchanan.

• Vancouver, 11 a.m., Evergreen Memorial Gardens, 1101 N.E. 112th Ave., with American Veterans Honor Guard, Boy Scouts and Vancouver Community Concert Band.

• Washougal, 11 a.m., Washougal Memorial Cemetery, 3329 Q St., with ceremony presented by American Legion Post 122.

• Vancouver, 12:30 p.m., American Legion Post 14, 4607 N.E. St. James Road, lunch from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m., free to all veterans.


What's open and what's closed on Memorial Day:

• MAIL: Post offices closed. The postal unit at Shell, 1605 N.W. Sixth Ave., Camas, is open 5 a.m. to 2 a.m. every day of the year. No home delivery except Express Mail.

• GARBAGE: Waste Connections, in Vancouver and most of Clark County, operates on its regular schedule. In Camas, normal Monday collections will be made Tuesday with that day's regular collections.

• PUBLIC LIBRARIES: Closed.

• PUBLIC SCHOOLS: Closed.

• CLARK PUBLIC UTILITIES: Offices closed. For 24-hour customer service, call 360-992-3000. For outages or emergencies, call 360-992-8000.

• GOVERNMENT OFFICES: Closed.n BUSES: C-Tran buses follow Sunday/Holiday schedule. Offices closed. TriMet buses, MAX and Portland Streetcar follow Sunday schedule.

• DRIVER'S LICENSING: Closed.

• EMISSIONS TESTING: Closed.

• VEHICLE LICENSING: Closed.

• FINANCIAL MARKETS: U.S. markets closed.

• BANKS: Most closed; check your bank for details. Some in-store branches may be open.

• VANCOUVER FARMERS MARKET: Open 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

• ZOO: Oregon Zoo open.

• MARSHALL COMMUNITY CENTER: Open 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

• FIRSTENBURG COMMUNITY CENTER: Open 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

• THE COLUMBIAN: Offices closed. Circulation lines, 360-694-2312, open 4:30 a.m. to noon.