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Cypress Hills residents say mail has gone undelivered for weeks - Comments (Count)
An Appreciation For An Old Friend: Direct Mail - Comments (Count)
California fires, Hawaii volcano disrupting postal operations - Comments (Count)
Mail carrier finds boa constrictor on mailbox - Comments (Count)
USPS looking for short-term staff ahead of holidays - Comments (Count)
Amazon rolls out branded delivery vans in Austin - Comments (Count)
Can Lockers Help the Postal Service Get Hip? - Comments (Count)
Long Island: Video shows postal worker roughly handling packages - Comments (Count)
South Brazos County residents experiencing mail problems - Comments (Count)
USPS OIG: Mail Delivery Issues - Cimarron Hills Station, Colorado Springs - Comments (Count)
USPS Must Rescind Its Ban on Employees Taking Leave to Campaign - Comments (Count)
Tons of Mail Reach the West Bank, 8 Years Late - Comments (Count)
Chatham Post Office Hosts Open House Seeking Employees - Comments (Count)
Post Offices Are Swamped; Customers Wait - Comments (Count)
Ten Hot Wheels cars will zoom onto U.S. stamps - Comments (Count)
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USPS Reports $1.5B Loss, Growth in Package Volume and Revenue
8.09.2018 - USPS reports: "First-Class Mail revenue declined by $134 million, or 2.2 percent, and Marketing Mail revenue increased by $63 million, or 1.6 percent. Total mail volume declined by a combined 397 million pieces, or 1.2 percent, compared to the same quarter last year. Shipping and Packages revenue increased by $475 million, or 10.2 percent, on volume growth of 102 million pieces, or 7.5 percent." - NALC Statement - Post Office Losses Narrow to $1.5B, While Revenue Rises - Comments (Count)
CCAs With 30 Months to Be Converted to Career Status
7.31.2018 - NALC reports: "NALC and USPS have settled a national level grievance regarding CCAs hired over the contractual caps. This settlement provides that all city carrier assistants in all size offices with 30 months of relative standing on September 1, 2018 will be converted to career status within 60 days from the signing of the agreement on July 27, 2018." - Comments (Count)
Capital Metro Area FSS Report Cast Doubt on Entire Program
7.27.2018 - reports: "It is unclear whether processing flats on FSS is actually more cost-efficient than using AFSM. The Postal Service does not have any current studies or analyses to establish the financial benefit or workhour savings achieved when flats mail is processed on the FSS instead of the AFSM. Processing flats mail on AFSM machines and having the carriers manually sequence the flats may be less expensive than processing flats using FSS machines." - Comments (Count)
Postal Carrier Found Dead in Truck During Sweltering Heatwave
7.09.2018 - Fox 10 reports: "The USPS is talking about the hot weather and its policies for postal workers after a long-time postal carrier was found dead in her truck during the extreme heat in Woodland Hills Friday. Temperatures went up to about 117 degrees in the Woodland Hills area on Friday, but at this point it isn't known if heat was a factor in Peggy Frank's death." - Family Demands Answers - Retiring Soon - Sweltering Vehicle - 117 degrees, yet no AC in vehicles - Found Unresponsive While Seated in Postal Vehicle - Comments (Count)
Postal Holidays 2018
January 1 - New Year's Day (Mon)
January 15 - Martin Luther King Jr. birthday (Mon)
February 19 - Washington's Birthday (Mon)
May 28 - Memorial Day (Mon)
July 4 - Independence Day (Wed)
September 3 - Labor Day (Mon)
October 8 - Columbus Day (Mon)
November 12 - Veterans Day (Mon)
November 22 - Thanksgiving Day (Thu)
December 25 - Christmas Day (Tue)

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