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Cumberland County Memorial Day Closings

May 21, 2020

Cumberland County Government offices and the court system will be closed for the Memorial Day holiday on Monday, May 25. The closing includes all Cumberland County Public Library locations, Solid Waste landfills and container sites and the Animal Shelter.

“Memorial Day has special significance here in Cumberland County because of our large military and veteran population. We want to remember all the men and women who have given the ultimate sacrifice to our country,” said Chairman Marshal Faircloth.

“This Memorial Day, we are also reminding everyone to continue to follow the recommendations regarding stopping the spread of COVID-19. Wash your hands frequently, practice social distancing and if you can’t stand 6 feet apart, then wear a face covering. Be safe.”  

County facilities remain closed to the public due to COVID-19. Most business can be conducted online or by phone. Visit the County’s main website at Find out the latest information about COVID-19 on the County’s COVID-19 webpage. It has a list of COVID-19-related closures and service changes. The county is also sharing important information on its FacebookTwitter and Instagram accounts.

Please note the Ann Street Landfill and Wilkes Road Landfill are closed Saturdays until further notice. Container sites close at noon Saturday until further notice. For more information on Solid Waste locations and hours, visit or call 910-321-6920.

If you need immediate assistance from Animal Control, call the Sheriff’s Office at 910-323-1500.

The Cumberland County Public Library and Information Center is currently closed to the public, but offers services and programs for all ages online at Book drops are open at all locations and items may be returned. All late fees have been waived.