POSTAL NEWS

How the Biden administration can save the Postal Service

How the Biden administration can save the Postal Service

In November, on the day that networks called the election for Joe Biden, cheering crowds stopped mail trucks in the streets of New York City to thank postal workers for delivering more than 135 million mail-in ballots on time during a pandemic ...
Fix Mail Delivery Through Transparency

Fix Mail Delivery Through Transparency

The abysmal decline in mail service at the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) has created significant hardships for millions of Americans ...
APWU Advocates for Prioritization of Postal Workers in National COVID-19 Vaccination Plan

APWU Advocates for Prioritization of Postal Workers in National COVID-19 Vaccination Plan

On January 20, following the inauguration of Joe Biden as the 46th President of the United States, the APWU got ...
NALC - Settlement Reached on Holiday Schedule Pecking Order Grievance

NALC – Settlement Reached on Holiday Schedule Pecking Order Grievance

A settlement has been reached between NALC and USPS regarding national-level grievance Q11N-4Q-14270600 concerning whether the holiday schedule pecking order ...
DeJoy on the 2020 election: USPS faced unprecedented challenges

DeJoy on the 2020 election: USPS faced unprecedented challenges

The U.S. Postal Service has released an updated 2020 Post-Election Analysis that outlined the steps the agency took to deliver ...
New Year, New Ox

New Year, New Ox

What: The U.S. Postal Service celebrates the Lunar New Year with the release of the Lunar New Year: Year of ...
Postal Worker Victim of Attempted Armed Robbery in Woodland Park

Postal Worker Victim of Attempted Armed Robbery in Woodland Park

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - The Woodland Park Police Department has issued an alert to residents following an attempted armed robbery ...
New USPS VP - Holman to oversee marketing

New USPS VP – Holman to oversee marketing

Sheila B. Holman joined the Postal Service last week as marketing vice president, overseeing branding, industry engagement, innovation and marketing ...
Updates coming this month to USPS computer systems

Updates coming this month to USPS computer systems

The Postal Service is updating several internal computer systems to align with the organization’s structural modifications that were initiated last ...
Vanishing Species Semipostal Tiger stamp sales extended

Vanishing Species Semipostal Tiger stamp sales extended

Save Vanishing Species semipostal stamp sales were extended under a government funding bill that took effect late last month. The ...
EAP offers counseling support 24/7

EAP offers counseling support 24/7

Coronavirus. Quarantine. A Capitol besieged. The stressors of this time are unprecedented, which is why the Postal Service wants to ...
Beware of New Scam Using USPS Name, Citing Delivery “On Hold”

Beware of New Scam Using USPS Name, Citing Delivery “On Hold”

The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) says that customers should be aware of email scams that are circulating that say you ...
USPS OIG - Bank Secrecy Act Compliance

USPS OIG – Bank Secrecy Act Compliance

Objectives To combat money laundering in the U.S., Congress enacted a series of laws, collectively referred to as the Bank ...
Portman Secures Commitment from DHS Secretary Nominee to Stop Influx of Deadly Drugs

Portman Secures Commitment from DHS Secretary Nominee to Stop Influx of Deadly Drugs

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) secured commitments from Alejandro Mayorkas, nominee to serve as Secretary of ...
Paterson, NJ: ROBBERY OF A USPS LETTER CARRIER - Up to 50K reward

Paterson, NJ: ROBBERY OF A USPS LETTER CARRIER – Up to 50K reward

The suspect was described as a Hispanic male in his early 20s, 5'10" tall, with a skinny build and light ...
Hartford Man Admits Assaulting U.S. Postal Service Employee

Hartford Man Admits Assaulting U.S. Postal Service Employee

John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that DEMORSE KELLEY, 39, of Hartford, waived his ...
USPS updates employees on COVID-19 vaccines

USPS updates employees on COVID-19 vaccines

The Postal Service is updating employees on the availability of COVID-19 vaccines. The organization’s goal is for everyone to be ...
Postal Service Implements New Organizational Structure For Employees Working in Dock Areas

Postal Service Implements New Organizational Structure For Employees Working in Dock Areas

The Postal Service recently notified the APWU of its plan to separate Logistics from Mail Processing and Maintenance. As a ...
Still waiting for packages that were mailed in December? It could be a while.

Still waiting for packages that were mailed in December? It could be a while.

Are you still waiting for packages from early December to arrive? You’re not alone, but be patient, postal workers warn, ...
The Postal Service Survived the Election. But It Was Crushed by Holiday Packages.

The Postal Service Survived the Election. But It Was Crushed by Holiday Packages.

In December, amid a crush of packages and record numbers of coronavirus cases, service performance across the U.S. Postal Service ...
Learn about USPS areas, regions

Learn about USPS areas, regions

How much do you know about the Postal Service’s areas and regions? To operate more efficiently and better serve customers, ...
U.S. Postal Service Releases Updated 2020 Post-Election Analysis

U.S. Postal Service Releases Updated 2020 Post-Election Analysis

On Average, Ballots Delivered From Voters to Election Officials in 1.6 Days during General Election and in 1.9 Days for ...