What’s Open and Closed Sept. 30 on National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in Burlington, Oakville, and Milton

Published September 27, 2021 at 6:04 pm

This year, a new statutory holiday is being held on Thursday, Sept. 30, to commemorate the legacy of residential schools, as recommended by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

Halton residents are reminded that it is not a public holiday and only federally regulated workplaces including the federal government, banks and post offices will be closed.

So, without further ado, here’s what’s open and closed on the new Sept. 30 holiday in Oakville, Burlington, Milton and Halton Hills.


Open:

  • Most restaurants but call ahead to be sure
  • Grocery stores
  • Shoppers Drug Marts
  • Major malls

Closed:

  • Banks
  • LCBO offices
  • Government offices
  • Post offices
  • Milton public library branches

Transit:

  • Burlington, Oakville and Milton will operate on a regular schedule
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