Government offices closed for Veterans Day Government offices closed for Veterans Day Advocate staff report Nov. 12, 2012 Comments City-parish, federal and state courts and offices are closed Monday in observance of Veterans Day. Post offices are closed Monday. Only Express Mail will be delivered. Garbage and recyclables will be collected. Capital Area Transit System buses will run regular schedules Sunday and Monday. East Baton Rouge Parish public schools and schools of the Catholic Diocese of Baton Rouge are open. East Baton Rouge Parish libraries are closed Sunday and open Monday.