Tomorrow, election day, all state and local county offices in Maryland, as well as state offices in Virginia, will be closed except for emergency services.

Federal offices will remain open throughout the region, as will District of Columbia government offices and city and county offices in Northern Virginia.

Except for Montgomery County and Prince George's County, all area schools will be open. Area libraries will be open except for those in Montgomery County.

Liquor dispensaries will be closed in Montgomery County and the State of Virginia. They are not required to close in the District and in Prince George's County.

Most banks and area retailers will be open as usual. Trash pickup, Metrobus and Metrorail will all operate according to normal, weekday schedules.

Polling hours are from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. in Virginia; from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. in Maryland; and 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. in the District.

For more specific voting information, such as location of polling places, call the local elections board: In Alexandria, 750-6236; Arlington, 558-2345; Fairfax County, 385-8101; Montgomery County, 279-1507; Prince George's County, 952-3270; District of Columbia, 347-9725.