Government offices and other public services will follow these schedules for the Christmas holiday:
Federal, state and county offices and courtrooms: Open Tuesday, closed Wednesday with some exceptions. Pottawattamie County offices will close at noon Tuesday, as will some Sarpy County offices.
City offices: Council Bluffs closed Tuesday and Wednesday. Bellevue, Gretna and La Vista open until noon Tuesday, closed Wednesday. Papillion open until 1 p.m. Tuesday, closed Wednesday. All other city offices will be open Tuesday, closed Wednesday.
Mail: Regular delivery Tuesday, no delivery Wednesday.
Parking meters: Payment required Tuesday but not Wednesday.
Garbage: Regular pickup in Omaha and Council Bluffs on Tuesday, no collections Wednesday; pickups delayed one day for the rest of the week.
Newspaper: Morning delivery for all World-Herald subscribers Tuesday and Wednesday. No afternoon edition Tuesday or Wednesday.
Utilities: MUD and OPPD open Tuesday, closed Wednesday.
Metro buses: Buses will operate on a reduced schedule Tuesday. No bus service Wednesday.
Libraries: All public libraries in Omaha will close at 3 p.m. Tuesday, closed Wednesday. Council Bluffs libraries closed Tuesday and Wednesday. All others closing early Tuesday, closed Wednesday.