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Postal Service Resuming Operations for Postal Areas 705-708, Other South Louisiana Areas Still Suspended, Under Evaluation

The 37th edition of the Louisiana Classics kicks off Monday 4 hours ago Arrest for child rape 4 hours ago Gueydan appoints interim police chief 4 hours ago School administrator under investigation for TikTok… 4 hours ago Firefighters organize a drive-by for an injured colleague 4 hours ago Plea deal upheld in Vermilion Parish murders […]

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Postal Service audit blames understaffing for mail delivery problems in central Raleigh ::

By Cullen Browder, WRAL presenter/reporter Raleigh, North Carolina – A US Postal Service audit completed this month found severe confusion and sortation delays at a major mail processing center in Raleigh during the pandemic. WRAL News has reported on postal delivery delays for years, but complaints have skyrocketed over the past year. The North Raleigh […]

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Court dismisses postal rate claim

Brookhaven Post Office (1912-13) Please note that this post contains affiliate links and any sales made through these links will reward with a small commission – at no additional cost to you. The Postal Service will increase postage rates on Sunday, August 29, after the United States Court of Appeals for the District of […]

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Rockwall and Rowlett Post Offices Among New U.S. Postal Service Local Delivery Pilot Sites – Blue Ribbon News

USPS Connect Local gives businesses affordable same-day and next-day options ROCKWALL, TX (August 24, 2021) The U.S. Postal Service’s unprecedented pilot offering for neighborhood businesses has added 115 locations in Dallas-Fort Worth. The USPS Connect Local pilot launched July 19 at seven locations in Dallas and Houston and is now available at 200 Texas postal […]

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US Postal Service adds 115 DFW locations to local delivery pilot

The U.S. Postal Service’s pilot offer for neighborhood businesses added 115 locations in Dallas-Fort Worth. The USPS Connect Local pilot launched July 19 at seven locations in Dallas and Houston and is now available at 200 Texas postal locations. Additional pilot sites will be added in the coming months as operational capabilities are refined, the […]

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US Postal Service adds two East Dallas locations to pilot program for businesses

The Lakewood Post Office is located at 6120 Swiss Ave. Photo by Renee Umsted. Two US Postal Service post offices in our neighborhood are now participating in the Local USPS connection pilot program. The program, which began July 19, helps businesses and organizations provide same-day or next-day local-to-local package delivery at affordable prices. It was […]

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US Postal Service expands local delivery pilot to Waxahachie

DALLAS — The U.S. Postal Service added the Waxahachie Post Office among 10 North Texas locations to its USPS Connect Local pilot program, which launched July 19. Originally offered at three Dallas and four Houston locations, the service is now available at 27 Texas postal locations. facility locations. USPS Connect Local is a new offering […]

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Postal Service reports $3 billion year-over-year loss

The volume of shipments and packages carried by the U.S. Postal Service fell 14.1% year-on-year during the third quarter of its fiscal year 2021, as demand for package delivery services began to slow, said the quasi-governmental agency on Friday. Revenue for this Postal Service line of business also decreased in the quarter from 2020, by […]

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US Postal Service finalizes plan to slow some mail deliveries

WASHINGTON, Aug 6 (Reuters) – The United States Postal Service (USPS) on Friday finalized a plan beginning Oct. 1 to slow down some first-class mail deliveries as part of efforts to reduce red ink. Postmaster General Louis DeJoy proposed in March to revise existing service standards from one to three days to one to five […]