USPS OIG Report: Mail Conditions at South Houston Local Processing Center

Background Our objective for this alert was to determine facility opening procedures and mail conditions at the South Houston Local Processing Center. Each year, increased mail volume during the Postal Service’s peak mailing season — Thanksgiving through New Year’s Eve1 — significantly strains the Postal Service’s processing and distribution network. The Postal Service opens peak…

 Continue reading

PMG Louis DeJoy needs to resign

Recent quote by Postmaster General Louis DeJoy states, “The U.S. Postal Service is ten thousand percent better than it was.” Reality Check time: The Utica NY S&DC was officially launched February 25, 2023. On December 1, 2022, all of the restrooms but one was torn apart down to the bare walls, as was the cafeteria….

 Continue reading

USPS OIG: Facility Condition Reviews-Capital Metro Area

Background The U.S. Postal Service has more than 30,000 leased and owned retail facilities nationwide. About 2,600 of them are in the Capital Metro Area. The Post Office lobby is the principal business office of the Postal Service and the only close-up view of postal operations for many customers. Its appearance directly affects the Postal…

 Continue reading