State, parish offices to close for holiday State, parish offices to close for holiday Advocate staff report Jan. 19, 2013 Comments City-parish, state and federal courts and offices will be closed Monday in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Post offices will be closed; only Express mail will be delivered. Trash and recyclables will be collected Monday. The North landfill will be open Monday. Capital Area Transit System buses will run Monday on a Saturday schedule. East Baton Rouge Parish public libraries will be closed Monday. The East Baton Rouge Parish School Board office and public schools will be closed. Schools of the Catholic Diocese of Baton Rouge also will be closed. LSU, Southern University and Baton Rouge Community College will be closed Monday.