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Public facilities close in observance of Independence Day

Government offices, courts, schools, libraries, banks and post offices will be closed today for Independence Day.

Trash collection in the city of Los Angeles will be pushed back by one day, according to the Los Angeles Department of Public Works Bureau of Sanitation.

All Metro-operated buses and trains will operate on a Sunday schedule. For information on Metro schedules, visit, or call (800) COMMUTE.

Metrolink trains will not be operating, except for two round-trip trains between Lancaster and Union Station. Regular service will resume Tuesday. For train schedules, visit or call (800) 371- LINK.

The following Foothill Transit lines will operate on a weekend schedule: 178, 185, 187, 195, 197, 269, 272, 274, 280, 281, 284, 285, 286, 289, 291, 292, 480, 482, 486, 488, 492 and Silver Streak.