Labor Day, which takes place this year on Monday, Sept. 2, celebrates the many social and economic achievements of American workers: the 40-hour workweek, the 8-hour workday, the right to be safe in the workplace, a minimum wage, pensions, health insurance and many other benefits.
Here is a list of what’s open and what’s closed in Vienna in observance of the holiday:
Falls Church City Government: City Hall and Courts are closed on Labor Day.
DMV Select: DMV Select will be closed on Labor Day.
Schools: Falls Church City schools will be closed on Labor Day.
Sheriffs Office: The Sheriff's Office will be closed on Labor Day.
Falls Church Community Center: The Community Center will be closed for cleaning on Labor Day.
Fairfax County Community Services: All Fairfax County Department of Neighborhood and Community Services (NCS) programs, activities and facilities, including Fastran services, will be closed on Monday for the Labor Day Holiday.
Libraries: Fairfax County Public Libraries will be closed Sunday and Monday.
Fairfax County Government and Courts: Closed on Labor Day.
Park Authority: RECenters are open to 6 p.m., except George Washington RECenter, which is closed. Historic sites are open 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nature centers are open noon to 5 p.m. Frying Pan Farm Park is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; visitor center is closed. Green Spring Gardens is open noon to 4:30 p.m.; historic house is closed.
Fairfax Connector: The Connector bus service will operate on a Sunday schedule on Sept. 2. Routes with Sunday service operate according to the Sunday schedule. Routes without Sunday service will not operate.
County Trash and Recycling Collection: Regular collection.
Metro: Trains on the Orange Line will run every 24 minutes rather than the usual 12-20 minutes.