Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Moratorium sought on flawed postal plant and Post Office closures

House Members Seek Moratorium On USPS Plans to Close Post Offices

"... “Despite the Postal Service’s inability to substantiate projected savings, the agency is forging ahead with plans to close 3,600 post offices and shut 252 mail processing centers,” he said. “At the same time, the USPS is proposing to degrade service standards – to eliminate overnight delivery for first-class mail and periodicals, change next-day delivery to two days, and extend two-day delivery to three days

“These actions would severely disrupt mail service, eliminate jobs, hurt local economies, and lead to the demise of the USPS,” Guffey said. ..."   

Reference: www.apwu.org

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