UPDATE: What's Closed, What's Open Columbus Day 2018

UPDATE: What’s Closed, What’s Open Columbus Day 2018

  • Editor’s Note: Be sure to check for updates below. The village of East Dundee offices are open on Columbus Day. The Forest Preserve District of Kane County administrative headquarters will be open on Columbus Day, as well. The city of Elgin offices are open on Columbus Day.

With the Columbus Day holiday on Monday, Oct. 8, here’s a quick look at what is open and closed in Kane County, IL.

Banks

Businesses

  • Most retail businesses are open Monday, Oct. 8, 2018. That includes department stores, restaurants and grocery stores. Many businesses even have Columbus Day sales in the store and online.

Cities and Villages

The following is information on non-emergency office hours for Monday, Oct. 8, in Kane County villages and cities based on the calendar information of each office’s website. Click here for links to local government offices in Kane County.

Garbage and recycling collection is not operational in many cities and villages on Monday, but check with local public works offices at the links below..

As always, if you see any errors or discrepancies, please email kanecountyconnects@gmail.com.

  • Village of Algonquin offices are closed.
  • City of Aurora offices are open. (No mention of closing on website.)
  • City of Batavia offices are open.
  • Village of Big Rock offices are closed.
  • Village of Burlington offices are closed.
  • Village of Campton Hills offices are closed.
  • Village of Carpentersville offices are closed.
  • Village of East Dundee offices are open.
  • Village of Elburn offices are closed.
  • City of Elgin offices are open.
  • City of Geneva offices are open. (Columbus Day not listed as holiday.)
  • Village of Gilberts offices are open. (No mention of Columbus Day on calendar.)
  • Village of Hampshire offices are closed.
  • Village of Huntley offices are open. (Columbus Day not listed as holiday on calendar.)
  • Village of Lily Lake offices are closed.
  • Village of Maple Park offices are open. (No mention of Columbus Day on website.)
  • Village of Montgomery offices are open. (Columbus Day not an observed holiday on village website.)
  • Village of North Aurora offices are open.
  • Village of Pingree Grove offices are open. (Columbus Day not listed as holiday on calendar.)
  • Village of Sleepy Hollow offices are open. (Website makes no mention of closing on Oct. 8.)
  • Village of South Elgin offices are open. (Website makes no mention of closing on Oct. 8.)
  • City of St. Charles offices are open. (Website makes no mention of closing on Oct. 8.)
  • Village of Sugar Grove offices are closed.
  • Village of Wayne offices are open. (No mention on website that offices are closed.)
  • Village of West Dundee offices are open.

Kane County

Library Districts

Most libraries are open on Columbus Day, but it’s a good idea to check with your local library before you go.

Here are links to library districts in Kane County:

Park Districts

Many park districts facilities are open Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, but check the following links for your local district’s info.

Post Offices

  • Postal offices are closed on Monday, Oct. 8, for the Columbus Day holiday.

Schools

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