National Day of Mourning scheduled for Wednesday with many local offices closing

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MID-HUDSON – Wednesday
has been declared a National Day of Mourning in memory of former President
George H.W. Bush, who died at age 94 on Saturday night.

All federal government offices will be closed as well as the New York
Stock Exchange and NASDAQ.

All non-essential Sullivan County Government offices will be closed on
Wednesday as well. “The entire nation will pause that day to reflect
upon the legacy of one of our great leaders,” said County Legislature
Chairman Luis Alvarez. “We will join a fitting tribute to a man
who made a lasting mark on this country.”

The Village of Monticello offices and departments will also be closed
on Wednesday in memory of President Bush.