State, city offices closing New Year’s State, city offices closing New Year’s Advocate staff report Dec. 31, 2012 Comments State offices, state District Court and federal courts will be closed both Monday and Tuesday in observance of New Year’s. City-parish offices, federal offices and City Court will be closed Tuesday. Garbage and recyclables will be not be collected Tuesday. The North landfill will be not be open Tuesday. Post offices are closed Tuesday. Only Express Mail will be delivered. East Baton Rouge Parish public libraries will be closed Monday and Tuesday. The Capital Area Transit System bus service will run a Saturday schedule on Tuesday. East Baton Rouge Parish public schools and schools of the Catholic Diocese of Baton Rouge are closed Tuesday for Christmas break. LSU, Southern University and Baton Rouge Community College are closed Tuesday. Most banks are closed Tuesday.