What's open and closed in the Region of Waterloo on Canada Day

A volunteer waves Canadian flags while handing them out to people during Canada Day festivities on Monday, July 1, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Canada Day is this Thursday, which will have an impact on some services offered in the Region of Waterloo.

Here's a look at what's closed and what's open on the holiday this year.


  • Region of Waterloo customer service line: 519-575-4400
  • Grand River Transit operating on holiday schedule
  • Region of Waterloo International Airport
  • Regular collection for garbage, blue box, green bin


  • All regional administration offices
  • Regional museums
  • Region of Waterloo Library branches
  • GRT Operations Centre
  • Residential drop-off at waste sites
  • Welcome Spaces
  • Sunnyside Home reception and administration
  • Sunnyside Wellness Centre
  • Community Alzheimer Day Program