Columbus Day is Monday, Oct. 14 and many local and federal government offices and services will be closed (those not already affected by the government shutdown) because it's a federal holiday.
Columbus Day has been observed on the second Monday of October since 1971, according to history.com.
- For the Montville School District, it’s a normal school day.
- The Montville Library will be open on Monday.
- Garbage and recycling will not be affected by Columbus day.