No mail on Columbus day, CPS schools open to make up for strike day

Christopher Columbus (October 7, 2012)

Monday is Columbus Day, a federal holiday. The following public services will be affected:

Schools: Chicago Public Schools will be open. Most parochial and suburban schools will be closed.

Government offices: Federal, county and city offices will be closed.

Postal service: There is no regular mail delivery. Express Mail will be delivered.

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(Correction: An earlier version said Chicago schools would be open to make up a strike day, but the schedule was made prior to the strike)