Observed everyear on the first Monday in September, Labor Day recognizes the many contributions workers have made to U.S. strenght, prosperity and well being. Miami-Dade County offices, courts, libraries and the Pet Adoption Center will be closed for the holiday..
Take a look at County services affected and some helpful tips for a fun, and safe, holiday.
County Services and Facilities:
- The Deering Estate will offer $5 general admission throughout the Labor Day Weekend: Saturday, Sept.2, Sunday, Sept. 3, and Monday, Sept. 4. Admission is free for active-duty military personnel and up to five family members as part of Blue Star Museums. Enjoy wildlife viewing, bay vistas, and self-guided access to the museums. Visitors can purchase tickets to the Deering Estate online.
- Protect yourself from the potentially serious diseases that mosquitoes carry. Learn about the importance of drain and cover to reduce the mosquito nuisance and remember to apply repellent. Learn more about mosquito control
- Planning on taking the boat out? Sign up for Miami-Dade Marina Alerts for text messages about boat ramp closures and re-openings sent to your phone.
- To be safe for the holidays, remember the Three A’s of Crime Prevention: Be Aware of Your Surroundings, Be Alert to Suspicious People and Vehicles, Avoid Dangerous Situations.
Originally published at https://www.miamidade.gov/global/news-item.page?Mduid_news=news1503514747339723