Many offices and schools will be closed Monday in observance of Columbus Day.

Among those closing will be banks; county, city and state offices; area post offices; and some retail businesses.

The Metropolis driver service facilities will be closed Saturday due to the Monday holiday.

Due to the holiday, the Metropolis City Council will hold its regular meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 15.

The Massac County Unit One School District and Joppa-Maple Grove School District will not be in session.

The Metropolis Planet will be open, and trash service will not be delayed.

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