Presidents Day, celebrated the third Monday of February, has developed over time to honor both President George Washington (birthday Feb. 22) and Abraham Lincoln (birthday Feb. 16) in particular, and our country's presidents throughout history in general.
Considered a traditional bank holiday, you will nevertheless find many banks and most retail open for business.
What you should not count on being open includes any governmental business, including mail delivery, city offices and county services.
- Northern Dakota County Service Center in West St. Paul
- All Dakota County Public Libraries
- Nearby post offices—No mail delivery on Monday, Feb. 18
- Independent School District 199 has the day off.
- St. Thomas Academy, Convent of the Visitation, St. Joseph's and Faithful Shepherd in West St. Paul will be closed Monday.