USPS OIG: How Could Mail Processing Be More Efficient at the New York Morgan Facility?

Mail processing is an integrated group of activities required to sort and distribute mail for dispatch and eventual delivery. Post offices, stations, and branches send outgoing mail to processing and distribution Centers (P&DCs) for processing and dispatch for a designated service area. They also provide instructions on the preparation of collection mail, dispatch schedules, and…

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Letter Carrier wears protective mask and gloves to deliver mail to NYC Ebola patient

Postal worker Keven Ngo, wearing a protective mask and gloves, prepares to deliver to the apartment building of Ebola patient Dr. Craig Spencer, in New York, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. Spencer remained in stable condition while isolated in a hospital, talking by cellphone to his family and assisting disease detectives who are accounting for his…

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Man killed while repairing U.S. Postal Service truck in Hicksville Vehicle Maintenance Facility

WOODBURY – A man was killed while repairing a U.S. Postal Service truck in Hicksville Wednesday morning. Police say David Zimmerly was fixing the truck at the postal service’s maintenance facility on Ludy Street. Authorities say another employee didn’t see Zimmerly under the truck when he went to go move it and ran him over….

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(VIDEO) Financial District Residents Upset As Mail Box Bins Crowd Sidewalks

(October 2, 2014) NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Amid the hustle and bustle on Financial District streets, a different type of neighbor is taking up space. Some walk right by the empty, white mail bins without a second thought. “Half the things in this city I don’t notice,” one passerby said. Others, like Financial District resident…

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Postal Service to cut Huletts Landing, NY office hours

In the fall of 2012 the United States Postal Service began a two-year nationwide process of notifying communities of potential changes to their post office hours and this process has now made its way to Huletts Landing. About 13,000 post offices nationwide have seen their hours reduced by this program, some dropping to six hours,…

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Reduced hours, closure mulled for Lindley, NY Post Office

(July 4, 2014) The U.S. Postal Service is considering reducing hours at the Lindley Post Office or closing it altogether, and wants input from town residents before making a decision. Flyers have been mailed out, and the deadline to return them is Monday. The surveys are also available at the Lindley Post Office. Also, a…

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We May Have Found the Worst Post Office in the Country

Just Wait Until You Read the Reviews Not many of us relish the thought of heading to the post office. But if you’re lucky enough to have thus far managed to avoid a USPS facility in the Brooklyn, New York, neighborhood of Williamsburg, you may want to stop the next local mail carrier you see…

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