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Posted on: January 13, 2020

Press Release: City Offices Closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Monday, Jan 20, 2020

City Offices Closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
on Monday, Jan 20, 2020
Some City Services Remain Operational; Parade to Take Place in April 


Annapolis, MD (January 13, 2020) - Mayor Gavin Buckley reminds residents that Annapolis City government offices will be closed on Monday, January 20, 2020 in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. 


Annapolis Transit will operate on a Sunday Service Schedule (Purple, 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.; State Shuttle, 6:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.). For more information on transit schedules, visit


Please note that curbside recycling and refuse collection WILL NOT be affected. The Pip Moyer Recreation Center will operate on its regular schedule. 

The Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade, which had traditionally been held in January, has been permanently moved to April due to ongoing weather concerns in January. This year’s parade will be on Saturday, April 4, 2020 and will follow the traditional route through downtown. For information about the parade, please contact parade organizers at

“I hope people take the day to remember the legacy of Dr. King,” said Mayor Gavin Buckley. “ I ask people to think about his legacy and I challenge City residents to engage in volunteer service in our community.”

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