MEMORIAL DAY: What's Open and Closed in Downers Grove

Federal offices, schools and other institutions will be closed on Monday, May 26, in observance of Memorial Day.

The federal holiday is always observed on the fourth Monday of May.


Village of Downers Grove offices

Downers Grove Park District officers

Downers Grove Public Library

County, federal and state offices, courts

All schools will be closed to honor Memorial Day.

Banks and financial institutions.

Post office

The United States Postal Service will not deliver mail Monday.

Monday is also a holiday for the village garbage hauler, Republic Services. Collection will be one day later including Saturday, for those whose regular collection day is Friday.


Most businesses

Car dealerships

If you’re out shopping or dining on Monday, ask the business if they’re offering veteran or active military discounts. Make sure you have your military or veteran ID with you.

Veterans are leading many Memorial Day events. See Patch’s line up of local observances and activities.


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