City of Detroit to observe Labor Day Sept. 7

The City of Detroit will observe Labor Day on Monday, Sept. 7, with most operations suspended for the day. Normal Police, Fire and Water and Sewerage services will be provided.

The Department of Public Works will NOT collect refuse, bulk, yard waste and recycling on Monday, Sept. 7.  Collection will occur one day later.  Monday's collection will take place on Tuesday.  Tuesday's collection will take place on Wednesday and so forth.

The Department of Transportation (DDOT) will operate bus service on a Sunday/holiday schedule on Monday, Sept. 7.

The People Mover remains closed for now.  The Detroit Transportation Corporation administrative offices also will be closed on Sept. 7.

Many City services, such as tax and fee payments, permit applications and obtaining DDOT passes are available at your convenience online at  Residents wishing to make a request for service, such as removal of illegal dumping, reporting a non-working streetlight, abandoned vehicle or other issues, are encouraged to use the Improve Detroit app.

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