WESTFORD, MA — On New Year’s Day, residents in Westford will leave behind a year marked by unprecedented challenge. After spending much of the year navigating the coronavirus pandemic, many will no doubt welcome 2021 with open arms.
As we ring in the new year in our town, many local facilities and government offices will take the day off.
Here’s a look at what’s open and closed in Westford on New Year’s Day:
Town offices will be closed on Jan. 1 for New Year's Day, but they will be open normal hours, Monday, Jan. 4. There will be a one-day delay for trash pickup: Friday on Saturday.
Here's a list of what else is opened and closed on the holiday. This list is ever-expanding so feel free to shoot us a note or comment below with more intel.
Post Office: Closed
Restaurants: Open at owner's discretion:
Seoul Kitchen: Open (11:30 a.m. - 9:15 p.m.)
Evviva Trattoria: Open regular hours (12 p.m. - 8 p.m.)
Mr. Mac's Macaroni & Cheese: New Year's Eve open 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. New Year's Day: 12 p.m. -7 p.m.
Retail stores: Open at owner's discretion
Supermarkets: Open at owner's discretion
Liquor stores: Open
Gas stations: Open
However, if you’re hoping to step out for some socially distanced shopping or dining, there are several stores and chain restaurants that will be open on New Year’s Day.
Bed, Bath & Beyond: Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
CVS: Open regular hours
Dick’s Sporting Goods: Open 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Home Depot: Open 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Marshalls: Open regular hours.
PetSmart: Open regular hours.
Target: Open regular hours.
TJ Maxx: Open 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Walgreens: Open regular hours.
Walmart: Open regular hours.
Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse
The Capital Grille
Given the coronavirus pandemic and changing business restrictions in some states, we would encourage you to call ahead to confirm hours at any of these retailers or restaurants.