Category: Postal

Postal USPS looking for volunteer Postal Employees to work in Puerto Rico

USPS looking for volunteer Postal Employees to work in Puerto Rico

Posted on October 18, 2017 by postal 10/17/2017 USPS is accepting requests from employees who want to volunteer to work in Puerto Rico to help restore service following hurricanes Irma and Maria. If you wish to participate, you must submit a letter of intent no later than Friday, Oct. 20. Career and non-career employees who want …

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Postal USPS: Mail Processing Clerks move into customer relations roles

USPS: Mail Processing Clerks move into customer relations roles

Posted on October 17, 2017 by postal 10/17/2017 A group of mail processing clerks recently moved into new roles helping USPS strengthen customer service. The Customer Retention Team (CRT) in Dayton, OH, has added about 40 bargaining unit positions represented by the American Postal Workers Union. The employees are responsible for contacting local business customers …

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Postal Two Santa Rosa Post Offices provide mail pickup Monday to Friday

Two Santa Rosa Post Offices provide mail pickup Monday to Friday

Posted on October 17, 2017 by postal Customers directed to locations based on ZIP Codes Due to non-delivery of mail because of displacements and evacuations caused by the wildfires, the Santa Rosa Post Office is providing two locations for customers to retrieve their mail Monday to Friday. Customers with addresses in ZIP Code 95403 can …

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Postal Virginia Postal Employee Sentenced for Stealing Items from the Mail

Virginia Postal Employee Sentenced for Stealing Items from the Mail

Posted on October 14, 2017 by postal 10/13/2017 Roanoke, VIRGINIA – A former employee of the United States Postal Service was sentenced yesterday in federal court for stealing items from the mail, including cash, Acting United States Attorney Rick A. Mountcastle announced. Michelle Spinner, 56, of Big Island, Virginia, was sentenced yesterday to a period …

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Postal USPS: Vietnam War soldier’s lost letters returned

USPS: Vietnam War soldier’s lost letters returned

Posted on October 12, 2017 by postal Hidden Memories For nearly 20 years, Susan and John Greifer kept letters they found hidden behind the drywall of their Silver Spring, MD, home during a remodeling project. The mailpieces came from Bill Stacy, an Army soldier who wrote to his family each week while serving in Vietnam …

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Postal Four Postal Workers among 13 indicted in $150,000 bank fraud conspiracy

Four Postal Workers among 13 indicted in $150,000 bank fraud conspiracy

Posted on October 12, 2017 by postal 10/11/2017 COLUMBUS, Ohio – A federal grand jury has charged 13 individuals with conspiracy to commit bank fraud and bank fraud in an 18-count superseding indictment returned here today. Benjamin C. Glassman, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Ohio, Christopher White, Assistant Inspector in Charge, U.S. …

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Postal USPS responds to California wildfires

USPS responds to California wildfires

Posted on October 12, 2017 by postal 10/12/2017 The Postal Service is continuing to move the mail in Northern California, where wildfires have claimed more than 20 lives and damaged approximately 2,000 homes and businesses. No USPS facilities have been damaged, although service at 15 Post Offices have been affected due to road closures and …

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Postal U.S. mail carriers emerge as heroes in Puerto Rico recovery

U.S. mail carriers emerge as heroes in Puerto Rico recovery

Hugh Bronstein GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico (Reuters) – With the Puerto Rico power grid shredded by Hurricane Maria, the U.S. Postal Service has taken the place of cellphone service at the forefront of island communications. Alfredo Martinez, a mail man for the U.S. Postal Service delivers the mail at an area damaged by Hurricane Maria in …

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Postal Spy Shots: The Postal Service’s New Electric Mail Truck

Spy Shots: The Postal Service’s New Electric Mail Truck

Jerry Hirsch October 9, 2017 Editor’s Picks, Electric Vehicles, Trucking Technology Prototype electric U.S. Postal Service truck delivers mail in Leesburg, Va. (Photo: Trucks.com)  The first photos of a prototype mail delivery truck indicate that the U.S. Postal Service may be going electric. The photos were taken recently by a Trucks.com reader and electric vehicle …

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Postal Senator Tester Meets with PMG to find out how USPS is addressing problem of delayed mail

Senator Tester Meets with PMG to find out how USPS is addressing problem of delayed mail

Posted on October 5, 2017 by postal 10/5/2017 – Senator Defends Rural Montanans, Holds Postmaster Accountable (U.S. Senate)-Following reports that postal managers intentionally delayed mail in Montana, U.S. Senator Jon Tester met with Postmaster General Megan Brennan in his Washington office to ask her how she was addressing the situation. “The leadership at the Postal …

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