What’s Open/ Closed On New Year’s Day
MIAMI (CBSMiami) – As we get ready for the last holiday of 2013, and the first of 2014, here’s a look at what is opened and closed.
On Wednesday, federal, state and county offices will be closed. Also closed are courts, banks and the post office.
The malls will be open on Wednesday.
If you have to do a little last minute grocery shopping, Publix will be closing at 9 p.m. on Tuesday and re-open at 7 a.m. on Wednesday. All Publix pharmacies are closed on New Year’s Day. Winn-Dixie stores will be open regular hours New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. Pharmacies will close at 5 p.m. New Year’s Eve and operate from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. New Year’s Day.
Garbage pick up will run as usual in Miami-Dade on Wednesday. In Broward, trash collection will operate on a normal schedule in unicorporated areas of the county. City residents can check out if their garbage will be picked up by calling the city or their hauler.
On Tuesday, Miami-Dade and Broward’s transit buses and trains will operate on a regular weekday schedule.
Additionally, after 8 p.m., Miami-Dade’s Metrorail will continue regular weekday service with a 15-minute frequency between the Dadeland South and Earlington Heights stations; and every 30 minutes between the Palmetto and Earlington Heights stations. This service will be extended into Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. The last northbound and southbound trains will depart from the Government Center Station at approximately 2 a.m.
The Metromover service also will be extended until approximately 2 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014.
On Wednesday, the counties transit buses and trains will operate on a Sunday schedule. This means that weekday only routes, such as the I-95 Dade-Broward Express and the I-95 Express going to Golden Glades, will not be providing service on Jan. 1, 2014.