• 0shares Shares Tweets Print Email May 27, 2018What a day . . . #rain #rainyday #hail #flood #river #mailmanproblems #work #monday #imnotevensupposedtobeheretoday #clerksA post shared by Keith Decker (@fenix_wright) on May 21, 2018 at 5:49pm PDT Full article: (@fenix_wright) •...

  • Rochester, N.Y. (WHAM) - U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer is calling on the U.S. Postal Service to reverse its policy that keeps local veterans from handing out poppies and taking donations.

  • As a lifelong Postal employee (42 Years), I feel compelled to express my concerns relative to H.R. 756 & S 2629, otherwise referred to as “Postal Service Reform,” I am a Postal Service retiree, member of the National Association of Postal Supervisors (NAPS), and National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE).

  • The U.S. Postal Service’s method to set prices for competitive services was upheld by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on May 22.

  • OKEECHOBEE — On Monday morning an Okeechobee woman filed a report of mailboxes in her neighborhood being sealed closed with super glue sometime through the night.

  • In leftover business from the 2016 presidential campaign, the Office of Special Counsel on Thursday announced it had reached settlements with two Postal Service employees—with contrasting political leanings—who violated the Hatch Act.

  • In 1970, postal workers went on strike and provoked a national crisis for the United States government. Their rebellion holds lessons for labor today.

  • To prepare, the soldiers participated in postal operations exercises, a supervisor course and on-the-job training. They also spent many hours in field exercises that focused on combat readiness.

  • In Congress, lawmakers are trying to make it harder to buy fentanyl, in part by forcing the U.S. Postal Service to make it more difficult to send narcotics through the mail. But the measure has been languishing.

  • What so proudly was hailed at the twilight’s last gleaming outside the post office on Jefferson Road in Henrietta was gone by the dawn's early light on Wednesday.

  • A Maine man is crying foul, after a prize chicken died while being shipped. He says he followed all the protocols, and now wants his money back.

  • Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Committee Congresswoman Nita Lowey (NY-17), Senator Chuck Schumer (NY), Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (NY), and Congressmen Eliot Engel (NY-16) and Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) on Wednesday sent a letter to United States Postmaster General Megan Brennan calling for the Postal Service to address theft of mail across the Hudson Valley.

  • The four Army soldiers work on Forward Operating Base Fenty, which is located near Jalalabad Airport in eastern Afghanistan. Their job: to ensure their fellow soldiers and other people on the base can send and receive mail in a safe and timely manner.

  • Facilities that fly the flag at all times and are closed Memorial Day should lower the flag to half-staff when the facility closes prior to the holiday. Return the flag to full staff when the facility opens Tuesday, May 29

  • The U.S. Postal Service Office of Inspector General’s audits and reviews are designed to protect assets and revenue, ensure efficient and economical mail delivery, and safeguard the integrity of the postal system.


Postal Vehicle Fires

We have kept a list of postal vehicle fires since 2014. While not all inclusive, this does show the numbers yearly and provides links to fire information.

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