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            (Tuesday, January 11, 2011) --- City government offices will be closed on Monday, January 17, in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, a federal and state holiday.


  • Emergency ambulance, fire, lifeguard and police services will be available.


  • The People’s Open Markets will not be held.


  • Parks, municipal golf courses, botanical gardens and the Honolulu Zoo will be open.


  • Regular Monday refuse collections will be made and refuse convenience centers will be open.


  • City buses will operate on a state holiday schedule.  (For more information, click on routes and timetable links at TheBus website,


  • The Handi-Vans will operate as usual.


  • These traffic and parking regulations will be in effect:
    • On-street parking will be free, except for the meters on Kalakaua Avenue along Kapiolani Park.
    • Parking will be permitted in tow away zones as allowed on holidays.
    • Traffic lanes will not be coned for contra flow.
    • Traffic signals at Kalakaua Avenue and Kapiolani Boulevard will be three-phase to permit mauka traffic to turn left onto Kapiolani Boulevard.