Transit buses won't be operating on Christmas

Ben Franklin Transit will not be operating on Christmas Day, and its offices will be closed.

The closure means there will be no fixed-route, van pool, dial-a-ride or night service Saturday, according to a news release from BFT. Service will resume Monday.

Benton PUD office hours change for holidays

The Benton Public Utility District's office hours, which normally are 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, will be reduced during the holidays.

PUD offices at 2721 W. 10th Ave. in Kennewick and at 250 N. Gap Road in Prosser will be closed today and Dec. 31.