Postal News Archives September 2021

9/12/21

Stock up on USPS Priority Mail packaging now Comments (Count)

9/11/21

Post office rejects landscaping help Comments (Count)
Connecticut: Motorcyclist dies after collision with Postal vehicle Comments (Count)
National Postal Museum: The World Trade Center Attack Comments (Count)
USPS Service Performance Improvements Continue Across All Mail Categories Comments (Count)

9/10/21

PMG Visits Dallas Comments (Count)
LaGrange postal service members honor late co-worker with sendoff before funeral Comments (Count)
What happened when I reported that USPS keeps cheating mail carriers Comments (Count)
Union responds to DC mail complaints as some workers aren’t showing up to work Comments (Count)
Postal worker commended for saving life Comments (Count)
Chicago: Later start times for many carriers (7:30 AM to 9 AM reported) Comments (Count)

9/09/21

Drunk Driving Arrests Include Postal Truck Driver Comments (Count)
Carlsbad USPS carriers recognized for safe driving on the job Comments (Count)
USPS launches formal investigation into USPS worker caught on video throwing mail out of truck Comments (Count)

9/08/21

Philadelphia man pleads guilty to robbing and kidnapping postal workers Comments (Count)
USPS Now Hiring Seasonal Employees Nationwide Comments (Count)
Rutherford Post Office Celebrates 150 Years Comments (Count)
USPS Issues Reminder on Social Media Policies Comments (Count)
Two Newark Postal Workers Stole Thousands in Unemployment Benefits Comments (Count)
Conroe family delivers city’s postal needs for 3 generations Comments (Count)
Houston: ‘Highest Mail Delay in the Country’ Comments (Count)
USPS Tops Forbes Annual America’s Best Employers By State Survey Comments (Count)

9/07/21

USPS CFO Discusses 10-Year Plan in Latest Video Comments (Count)
Not just electric: Oshkosh says postal trucks custom built for carriers Comments (Count)
USPS worker caught on video throwing mail into street from mail truck Comments (Count)
USPS resumes service in majority of southeastern Louisiana following Hurricane Ida Comments (Count)

9/06/21

Postal Service crash problem: It’s having a lot of accidents, and isn’t reporting them Comments (Count)

9/05/21

APWU contract update: Union & Management ‘Locking Down’ Ahead of September 20 Expiration Comments (Count)
Amazon is now shipping cargo for outside customers in its latest move to compete with FedEx and UPS | This map shows how Amazon is rapidly growing its air fleet across the U.S. Comments (Count)
Update: 7 hurt when roof collapses at Newark P&DC Comments (Count)

9/04/21

Houston neighborhood throws retirement party for beloved mailman Comments (Count)
No mail for a week in U.S. Virgin Islands due to building issue in Puerto Rico Comments (Count)
House committee approves $7 billion for USPS to electrify fleet Comments (Count)

9/03/21

Why some post office employees just aren’t showing up for work, and how it’s affecting DC Comments (Count)
Long-time rural postal carrier retires Comments (Count)
Viral TikTok shows USPS truck pushing car out of floodwaters Comments (Count)
Airmail: Denver mail carrier caught on video launching package onto porch Comments (Count)
Canadian postal workers are showing us what class-struggle unionism looks like Comments (Count)
With $7 billion in funding, USPS may be able to electrify nearly its entire fleet Comments (Count)
People waiting days and weeks for their mail in south-central PA Comments (Count)
Photos of Newark P&DC Roof Collapse Comments (Count)

9/02/21

A tour of the new USPS package sorting machine Comments (Count)
USPS has nearly exhausted the $10B Congress awarded it for COVID relief Comments (Count)
Roof collapses at Greater Newark P&DC after torrential rain Comments (Count)
El Paso mail van stolen, suspect leads deputies on chase at Van Horn Airport runway Comments (Count)
Peak parcel demand to exceed delivery capacity by 4.7 million daily shipments Comments (Count)

9/01/21

Amazon’s answer to delivery driver shortage: Recruit pot smokers Comments (Count)
Amazon Air up to 164 flights a day Comments (Count)
USPS OIG: The USPS and Emerging Technology Comments (Count)
Beloved Delaware postal worker retiring after 30 years gets neighborhood sendoff Comments (Count)
After 70 years (combined), Concord postal clerks decide on retirement Comments (Count)
House panel to vote on funding to electrify the federal vehicle fleet, including billions for the USPS Comments (Count)
USPS adds 34 North Texas sites to new local delivery pilot Comments (Count)