County Holidays

Holidays That Warrant Administrative Leave

The county will grant administrative leave on these days:
January 1
New Year's Day
Third Monday in January
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Third Monday in February
Presidents' Day
Last Monday in May
Memorial Day
July 4
Independence Day
First Monday in September
Labor Day
Second Monday in October
Native Americans' Day
November 11
Veterans' Day
Fourth Thursday in November
Thanksgiving Day
December 25
Christmas Day
Any other holiday declared by the County Commission

The county will also grant administrative leave days on the day after Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve when and if the state also grants administrative leave days on those days to state employees.

Holidays That Fall on Weekends

When any of the above holidays fall on a Sunday, the following Monday is considered the holiday. If any of the above holidays fall on a Saturday, the preceding Friday is considered the holiday. However, Brookings County will follow the Uniform Monday Holiday Act when applicable.