Some courts closed for Presidents Day Some courts closed for Presidents Day Advocate staff report Feb. 18, 2013 Comments The East Baton Rouge Parish Clerk of Court’s Office and 19th Judicial District Court are closed Monday for Presidents Day. Baton Rouge City Court will be open, but no courts will be in session. City-parish offices and state offices will be open. Garbage and recyclables will be collected as usual. The North landfill will be open. Federal courts will be closed. Many banks are closed.