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COLUMBUS DAY – OCTOBER 8th & VETERANS DAY – NOVEMBER 11th

Chief of Police Jody Kasper announced that she is allowing retail sales establishments to open at their regular hours on Columbus Day, October 8th and Veterans Day, November 11th. A blanket permit is being issued for retail sales on those days.

Chief Kasper emphasized that this decision is not intended to diminish the significance of these two holidays. Rather, it takes into consideration those public convenience and safety factors unique to Northampton as a major destination location.