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Most government offices will be closed Monday in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

A banking holiday, the U.S. Postal Service also will not deliver mail Monday.

The Denton Record-Chronicle offices will be closed Monday. To reach the circulation department, call 940-566-6836.

Denton County government offices, such as the courthouse, tax office and others will be closed Monday.

In Denton, all libraries and recreation centers will be closed and will resume regular hours Tuesday, except the Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center, which will open at 5 p.m. for the celebration honoring its namesake.

There will be no curbside trash, recycling or yard waste collection Monday. Monday’s route will be collected Tuesday, Tuesday’s route will be collected Wednesday, Wednesday’s route will be collected Thursday, and Thursday’s route will be collected Friday.

The landfill will be open from 7 a.m. to noon Monday. Check for current schedule information.

Denton utilities customer service will be closed Monday and resume normal business hours Tuesday. To report a utility emergency, call utilities dispatch at 940-349-7000.

The Denton Airport administrative offices will be closed Monday and will resume normal business hours Tuesday. The air traffic control tower will be open from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday, and the airfield will remain open 24 hours per day. Flight services will be available from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday.

Public safety personnel will be on duty during the holiday. For non-emergencies, call the Denton Police Department at 940-349-8181.

For emergencies, dial 911.