‘There’s No End In Sight’: Mail Delivery Delays Continue Across The Country

You’ve got mail. Somewhere. Probably.

The U.S. Postal Service is still digging out from under an avalanche of mail sent during the recent holiday season.

But for much of the past year the postal system has been strained by the impact of COVID-19 on its workflow and workforce.

In addition, operational changes ostensibly designed to stop the system from hemorrhaging money helped create a backlog of mail.

And the head of the Postal Service pledges that more changes in the name of cost savings are coming soon.

Online shopping has skyrocketed during the pandemic as many customers sheltered at home.

Both the Postal Service and those who depend on timely mail deliveries are still coping with the result.


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Please start a shift of employees to work on backlog then do a separate run in place of amazon everyday until caught up tell amazon to deliver their packages post office oackahes and mail should be first not amazon wake up people we make amazon look good and ourselves look bad

A career work staff might help. I mean it’s kind of hard to care about quality when only a handful of people have to participate in the struggle. A low salary and no benefits attracts no one. The unrealistic expectations also is what leads to mistakes. Let’s all carry 10 3rd bundles.