MOUNT VERNON — To allow employees to spend the holiday weekend with family, the Mount Vernon News will be closed on Monday, Jan. 2. There will be no paper published that day. The News will reopen Tuesday, Jan. 3, at 8 a.m.
Other businesses and offices closed Monday, Jan. 2, 2012, in observance of the New Year’s holiday include:
•Mid-Ohio Transit Authority; will reopen for business as usual Tuesday, Jan. 3.
•Knox County Department of Job & Family Services. This includes Workforce Development, Opportunity Knox One Stop Employment and Training, Child Support Enforcement, and Children and Family Services.
•Knox Metropolitan Housing Authority. The office handling the CHIP housing rehabilitation activities for city of Mount Vernon and Knox County will also be closed.