East Baton Rouge Parish government offices and state and federal courts will be closed Thursday and Friday. Solid waste will not be collected Thursday and will be collected on the next service day. Residents whose recyclables are not picked up on Thanksgiving should have them collected on Saturday.

The Capital Area Transit System will be closed Thursday and will run a Saturday schedule on Friday. Libraries will be closed on Thanksgiving. BREC facilities also will be closed Thanksgiving Day, with some reopening Friday.