What’s open, closed on Thanksgiving

Here’s how the following institutions will observe Thanksgiving on Nov. 27:

Federal offices: Closed.

N.C., S.C. state offices: Closed Nov. 27-28.

Charlotte city offices: Closed.

Mecklenburg County offices: Closed.

Mecklenburg County Courts: Closed Nov. 27-28.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools: Closed Nov. 26-28, Wednesday through Friday.

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library branches: Closed.

Banks: Closed.

Buses, light rail: Open, operating on the Sunday schedule.

Compost Central: Closed.

Garbage pickup: No collection on Thanksgiving. Thursday customers will receive service on Friday, Friday customers will receive service on Saturday.

Mecklenburg ABC stores: Closed.

FedEx: Closed. FedEx Custom Critical available.

UPS: Closed. UPS Express Critical available.

U.S. Postal Service: Closed.

(NOTE: This story was udpated at 8:30 a.m. Nov. 24 to correct Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools closing dates.) Hilary Trenda