A Guide to Memorial Day in Arlington

A quick-hit list of everything you need to know.

1.) WEATHER: There’s a chance of showers and thunderstorms throughout the day today (40 percent), according to the National Weather Service. Temperatures are expected to hit 74 degrees.

2.) PARADE: The Memorial Day Parade starts at 9:30 a.m. Marchers will go along Massachusetts Avenue from Adams Street to Monument Avenue in Arlington Center for observances and placing of wreathes and then go on to Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. (All entrances to the cemetery will be closed to motor vehicles from 5 a.m. to noon.)

3.) TOWN OFFICES CLOSED: These town offices are closed today: , (51 Grove St.), (27 Maple St.), (422 Summer St.) and the .

4.) TRASH DELAYED: There isn’t any trash or recycling collection today, and there will be a one-day delay for the remainder of the week.


Donald Mei June 03, 2012 at 04:08 AM
Very nice ceremony. I wish more people has shown up to show their appreciation Like the saying goes, all gave some, some gave all. Whether you approve of our current wars or not, we all owe it to come out to show respect for those who put the ultimate trust in our politicians. Don Mei


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