Here's the list of what is open and closed in Massachusetts on New Year’s Day this year, Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013:
Open (at owner’s discretion):
- Gas Stations
- Convenience Stores
- Retail stores
- Call ahead before heading to any of the above establishments to confirm they are open. Some may be operating with limited hours.
- Places like Town Hall, the post office, the Walpole Public Library, the Walpole Senior Center, etc., that are normally open on a regular Tuesday, are closed today.
The MBTA New Year's Day service schedule is available below and at www.mbta.com.
- Blue, Orange, Green, and Red Line trains will operate on a Sunday schedule.
- Buses, Silver Line, and trackless trolleys will operate on a Sunday schedule.
- Commuter rail trains will operate on a Sunday schedule.
- Inner Harbor Ferry and Commuter Boat services will not operate.
- THE RIDE will operate on a Sunday schedule.