Parking meters don’t have to be plugged on Labor Day, and garbage pickup and curbside recycling will be a day late all week after Labor Day with Friday’s pickup occurring on Saturday. The City’s Municipal Court also will be closed.
Spokane Public Library branches will be closed on Monday, Sept. 3. The Eastside, Hillyard, and Indian Trail library branches also will be closed on Tuesday, Sept. 4, because those branches normally are closed on Mondays so the holiday is observed on Tuesday.
The Spokane City Council has cancelled its meeting for the week of Sept. 3. The Council will meet next on Monday, Sept. 10, for its regular 3:30 p.m. briefing session and the 6 p.m. legislative session.
The Skyride, the Looff Carousel, and the Skate Ribbon will be open Labor Day weekend in Riverfront Spokane. Go to the web site for more information.
Pig Out in the Park, featuring lots of food and music, also is scheduled Aug. 29 through Sept. 3 in Riverfront. To accommodate the construction in the park, this year’s Pig Out event is planned near the Skate Ribbon and other areas along Spokane Falls Boulevard plus the Clocktower Meadow and the Lilac Bowl.
The Spokane Symphony performs at its annual free Labor Day concert in Comstock Park on Monday, Sept. 3, at 6 p.m.