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