USPS: Honolulu District introduces mobile retail unit

Honolulu District introduced a mobile retail unit — a food truck-sized vehicle decked out in USPS colors — at a recent arts fair in Hilo, a town on Hawaii’s Big Island. The unit provided both fairgoers and vendors with a one-stop shipping resource. “Instead of making a separate trip to the Hilo Post Office or…

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Video: Pahoa Post Office Lava Evacuation Plan is to stay open until Hawaii County Civil Defense orders to vacate

By Baron Sekiya On Tuesday (Dec. 30) U.S. Postal Service (USPS) officals met with residents at the Pahoa Post Office to discuss contingency plans should the facility be vacated due the lava flow.  In the event of a post office closure, Pahoa mail would be directed to a contingency site in Keaau. Duke Gonzales, Communications…

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