What’s open, closed in London, Ont. on Labour Day

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The unofficial end of summer and the last hurrah before the return of class is on the horizon in London, Ont.

The Labour Day holiday Monday will bring with it changes to hours of operation for select businesses and services in London, Ont.

Here’s a list of what’s open and closed in London on Monday, Sept. 6.

Read more: Labour Day 2021: What’s open and closed in Cambridge, Kitchener and Waterloo

What’s open:

  • the Carling COVID-19 Assessment Centre will operate as usual, fom 9:20 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., but telephone booking will be unavailable
  • the COVID-19 Mass Vaccination Clinic at the Western Fair District Agriplex, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. (walk-ins welcome)
  • the Shoppers Drug Mart locations at 510 Hamilton Rd. and 1225 Wonderland Rd. N. (Sherwood Forest Mall) will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., the Byron location at 1224 Commissioners Rd. W. will be open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • the Beer Store locations at 1600 Dundas St. East and 414 Wharncliffe Rd. South will open from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Most movie theatres
  • Municipal amenities like spray pads as well as playgrounds
  • East Park

Read more: Stricter TVDSB COVID-19 vaccine policy up for debate Sept. 8

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What’s closed:

  • Banks
  • Government offices, including city administrative offices
  • Post offices (no mail delivery)
  • No garbage collection
  • London Public Library
  • Most grocery store locations
  • CF Masonville place
  • White Oaks Mall
  • Westmount Shopping Centre
  • Shoppers Drug Mart locations not mentioned above
  • Beer Store locations not mentioned above
  • All LCBO stores in the London, Ont. region

The London Transit Commission says buses will be running on a holiday schedule on Sept. 6. As well, new schedules will be in effect as of Sept. 5.

The Middlesex-London Health Unit has also put together suggestions of activities for the Labour Day weekend, based on the level of COVID-19 transmission risk.

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