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PRC Request for Proposal: Feasibility of Restoring Postal Service Standards

PRC Request for Proposal: Feasibility of Restoring Postal Service Standards

PRC Request for Proposal: Feasibility of Restoring Postal Service Standards As directed by the US House of Representatives ...
Mail carrier in Central reportedly robbed at gunpoint

Mail carrier in Central reportedly robbed at gunpoint

Detectives with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office (EBRSO) describe the pair as a man and a woman, and say the woman exited the car first, holding several pieces of mail ...
Hurricane Ian USPS Service Updates for South Carolina

Hurricane Ian USPS Service Updates for South Carolina

After causing widespread destruction in Florida, Hurricane Ian is expected to make a final landfall in South Carolina. There are impacts to USPS operations. Please refer to our residential service alerts webpage for current status. Our top priority is the safety of our customers and employees ...
Hurricane Ian USPS Service Updates for Florida

Hurricane Ian USPS Service Updates for Florida

Some facilities have resumed operations while others are still shut down. ...
USPS is reminding postal facilities to properly manage equipment containing refrigerants

USPS is reminding postal facilities to properly manage equipment containing refrigerants

USPS is reminding postal facilities to properly manage equipment containing refrigerants, in accordance with regulatory requirements ...
USPS offers resource kit for disability employment awareness

USPS offers resource kit for disability employment awareness

The Postal Service offers a National Disability Employment Awareness Month online resource kit that includes information about policy, links to educational sites and an exploration of disability representation in stamps ...
Does your job make you feel like a holiday elf?  USPS wants to hear from you

Does your job make you feel like a holiday elf? USPS wants to hear from you

From Oct. 1-Dec. 31, Peek into Peak is featuring employees who answer the question: “How does your job make you feel like a holiday elf?” The themed question celebrates Holiday Elves stamps that were recently released by USPS ...
USPS customers brace for price increase in shipping packages for the holidays

USPS customers brace for price increase in shipping packages for the holidays

Priority mail, priority mail express and first-class package service will cost you more ahead of the holiday season. A price increase customers will notice at all USPS offices by October 2nd.   ...
Is the post office ready for mail voting? Red flags raised about Philadelphia

Is the post office ready for mail voting? Red flags raised about Philadelphia

The overall conclusion in an audit released Monday: the Postal Service “generally” is ready to process mail ballots and other election mail, such as applications for ballots and voter registrations ...
What the End of USPS' Reseller Program Means

What the End of USPS’ Reseller Program Means

The U.S. Postal Service’s (USPS) reseller program, which has been around since 1992 to offer discounted shipping rates, is about to be shut down and will impact e-commerce sellers at the end of this month ...
17 states ask Supreme Court to protect postal worker’s right to honor the Sabbath

17 states ask Supreme Court to protect postal worker’s right to honor the Sabbath

The attorneys general of 17 states are asking the Supreme Court to take up the civil rights lawsuit of an evangelical Christian postal worker in Pennsylvania who quit the U.S. Postal Service after it refused to accommodate his wish not to work on the Sunday Sabbath ...
The PRC has denied  a motion for access to the USPS-Amazon contract again

The PRC has denied a motion for access to the USPS-Amazon contract again

The @PostalRegulator has denied @TheSOC's motion for access to the USPS-Amazon contract (which SOC believed could show USPS is giving Amazon undue preference) because SOC's need "is relatively low in comparison with the harm access would cause" the USPS ...
At long last, Postal Service axes Reseller program

At long last, Postal Service axes Reseller program

Too often, taxpayers have had to put up with costly government programs that only expand over time. America’s mail carrier has more than its fair share of red ink, and the agency’s mission creep and inefficient operations certainly haven’t helped ...
Gunman robs USPS letter carrier of keys in Kensington neighborhood; police investigating

Gunman robs USPS letter carrier of keys in Kensington neighborhood; police investigating

KENSINGTON, Md. (7News) — An armed robber confronted a United States Postal Service letter carrier in Kensington, Md. Wednesday afternoon, according to the Montgomery County Police Department ...
Louis DeJoy is transforming the Postal Service. Can the agency compete with FedEx and UPS?

Louis DeJoy is transforming the Postal Service. Can the agency compete with FedEx and UPS?

The U.S. Postmaster General isn’t afraid of making big changes. But keeping pace with private parcel carriers is a tall order for the beleaguered agency, experts say ...
Avondale senior citizens dealing with no mail delivery for 6 months after neighbor's dog bites USPS worker

Avondale senior citizens dealing with no mail delivery for 6 months after neighbor’s dog bites USPS worker

CINCINNATI — One dog bite wiped out mail delivery for a community of seniors after their neighbor's dog attacked a mail carrier. What followed was six months without deliveries ...
Postal Service Questions Fired Worker's Ability To Return

Postal Service Questions Fired Worker’s Ability To Return

A former postal carrier was so upset that he could barely tell a Pennsylvania federal judge Wednesday about his 2016 firing after he fell and injured his knee, but an attorney for the United States Postal Service pressed him on whether his injury had left him unable to return even if he wanted to ...
Two Men Indicted for Unlawfully Possessing U.S. Postal Service Key and Possession of Stolen Mail

Two Men Indicted for Unlawfully Possessing U.S. Postal Service Key and Possession of Stolen Mail

A two-count indictment filed in U.S. District Court charges Khory Deontay Lowe, II, 18, and Dejuan Alexander Wallace, 41, both of Birmingham, with one-count of possession of stolen mail.  ...
USPS Hurricane Ian updates

USPS Hurricane Ian updates

A destructive Hurricane Ian made landfall along the west coast of Florida. There are impacts to USPS operations in areas affected by the powerful storm. Please refer to our residential service alerts webpage for current status. Our top priority is the safety of our customers and employees ...
Man arrested with gun in USPS truck shot at ex-girlfriend and her family

Man arrested with gun in USPS truck shot at ex-girlfriend and her family

BALTIMORE -- A Baltimore man who was arrested Tuesday with a loaded gun in a U.S. Postal Service truck shot at his ex-girlfriend and her family members last week, according to charging documents ...
Multiple U.S. Postal Service Employees And Others Arrested For $1.3 Million Fraud And Identity Theft Scheme

Multiple U.S. Postal Service Employees And Others Arrested For $1.3 Million Fraud And Identity Theft Scheme

Multiple postal workers arrested in connection with their theft and unauthorized use of credit cards to defraud several national financial institutions, credit card companies, and major retailers, resulting in more than $1.3 million in intended losses as well as the theft of hundreds of identities ...
USPS driver trapped by powerlines after crash; flown to hospital

USPS driver trapped by powerlines after crash; flown to hospital

CLARKSVILLE, Ohio (WXIX) - A USPS driver had to be flown to the hospital following a crash Wednesday in Clarksville ...
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