Farmington area July 4th closures, trash pick-up change

The Farmington area Fourth of July holiday will bring sizzling temperatures and these closures and changes:

Trash and recycling

Trash, yard waste, and recycling will be collected as usual in Farmington and Farmington Hills on Monday and Tuesday, then delayed by one day. Friday routes will be handled on Saturday.

Government offices

Farmington and Farmington Hills city halls, the 47th District Court, and U.S. post offices in downtown Farmington and 32455 W. 12 Mile Rd., Farmington Hills will be closed on Wednesday. You can still purchase postage, mail letters and packages by using the Automated Postal Centers at both post office locations.

Libraries

Both the Farmington Community Library Main library and Farmington branch will close on July 4, and re-open on July 5. Online services will be available.

And here’s what you should know about local fireworks ordinances: BEFORE YOU SET OFF FIREWORKS IN FARMINGTON, HILLS, READ THIS