What's open and closed
Here's a list of Lexington services that might be affected by Thursday's Thanksgiving holiday:
Government: All city offices closed Thursday and Friday.
Courts: Federal, circuit and district courts closed Thursday and Friday.
U.S. Postal Service: No mail delivery Thursday, with the exception of Express Mail. All post offices are closed Thursday.
Libraries: Closing early, at 5 p.m., Wednesday and closed Thursday. Regular hours Friday.
Health department: Closed Thursday and Friday.
LexTran: No regular service Thursday.
■ Lexington city: No pick-up Thursday. For customers who usually have service on Thursday, today is the make-up day. Landfill and recycling center closed Thursday. First-ever "Gobble Grease Toss," in which residents may recycle used cooking oil, will be 8 a.m. to noon Friday and Saturday at 360 Thompson Road.
■ Rumpke: Collection as usual Thursday.
■ M&M Sanitation: Residents with Thursday pick-up will get service on Friday; regular Friday pick-up moved to Saturday.