Holiday Closings

Some area businesses and agencies have announced changes in their business hours and services due to the New Year’s holiday. Here is a roundup of some of the holiday-related closures:

Government offices

Franklin City Hall – closed Monday.

Oil City’s City Hall – closed Monday.

Venango County Courthouse – closed Monday.

Clarion County Courthouse – closed Monday.

Postal Service

Mail delivery and window service will not be available Monday.


Area banks closed Monday.

Garbage pickup

Franklin – The city garbage and recycling services will be moved to the following day.

Oil City – The city garbage and recycling services will remain the same.

The Derrick/ The News-Herald

There will be newspaper delivery Monday. The circulation office will take telephone calls until 10 a.m. All other newspaper offices will be closed Monday.


Franklin – closed Monday.

Oil City – closed Monday.

Clarion – closed Monday.

PennDOT photo center

The state driver’s license photo center in Seneca will be closed Monday.