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Liquor stores, DMV offices closed Monday ahead of Juneteenth

A person reaches for a celebrate Juneteenth sign during a Juneteenth parade on Saturday, June 18, 2022, in East Point, Ga.
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A person reaches for a celebrate Juneteenth sign during a Juneteenth parade on Saturday, June 18, 2022, in East Point, Ga.

State liquor stores, Summit County DMV offices and all Wasatch County government offices are closed Monday ahead of the holiday Wednesday.

Summit County’s Criminal Division and the county attorney’s office will also be closed Monday and open on the holiday Wednesday to accommodate court schedules.

All other Summit County offices will be open Monday and closed Wednesday.

Wasatch County libraries will observe the holiday Monday.

Park City offices will be closed Wednesday.

There will be no trash pickup in Wasatch County Monday. Those on the usual Monday route will have garbage picked up Tuesday.

Republic Services trash pickup in Summit County will not be impacted by the federal holiday.

The U.S. Post Office will also be closed Wednesday to observe the Juneteenth holiday. No mail will be delivered except for Priority Express mail.

UPS and FedEx will still offer pickup and delivery services.

Juneteenth is also known as Juneteenth Independence Day, Freedom Day and Emancipation Day. It marks the end of slavery in the United States on June 19, 1865.

It was officially recognized as a federal holiday in 2021 and became the first holiday to be approved since Martin Luther King Jr. Day in 1983.