Nearly all public agencies will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, and quite a few will be closed the following day.
BART will run a Sunday schedule on Thanksgiving Day but will have extra-long trains for the expected crowds of shoppers on what's become known as Black Friday.
Here's run-down of what's open and closed:
Berkeley City Hall – Closed both days
Berkeley Public Schools – Closed both daysBerkeley Public Library – Closed both days
Post Office, federal agencies – Thanksgiving Day in a national holiday, and post offices and federal offices will be closed. Friday is not a U.S. government holiday, though some offices may reduce hours of service that day.
Department of Motor Vehicles – Closed both days.BART – Will operate on a Sunday schedule on Thursday beginning at 8 a.m. On Friday, it will run full-length trains all day starting at 6 a.m.