Government Offices Closed For Columbus Day

(UNDATED) – All-City of Bedford Offices will be closed on Monday, October 12th in observance of Columbus Day. 

TASC buses will not be running. 

All Monday trash routes will be picked up as regularly scheduled.

Compost routes will be picked up on Tuesday, October 13th.

City of Mitchell

The City of Mitchell offices will be closed on Monday, October 12th in observance of Columbus Day.

There will be NO trash pickup on Monday. Both sides of town will be picked up on Tuesday, October 15th.

Regular trash schedule for the rest of the week.

Post Offices

 Retail services at post offices throughout Indiana will be closed on Monday, October 12th in recognition of Columbus Day. Regularly scheduled mail delivery, PO Box and caller services will also be suspended for the holiday.

Customers requiring postal services can use the Self Service Kiosk (SSK) available at select Post Offices. The ATM-like kiosk, which accepts debit and credit cards only, can handle 80 percent of the transactions conducted at the retail counter such as buying stamps, mailing a parcel, or shipping an urgent letter or package by Express or Priority Mail.  Access to a SSK is available 24-hours a-day, seven-days-a-week. Go to, Find Locations, put in your ZIP Code, and you’ll find a nearby Post Office that has a SSK.

Commercial customers are asked to check with their Bulk Mail Acceptance Unit for hours of operation. To obtain the phone number of a specific Post Office, customers may call 1-800-ASK-USPS.

Mail will be delivered as scheduled on Tuesday, Oct. 13th. Post Offices also will resume regularly scheduled retail lobby hours on Oct. 13th.