Postal Service cutting Saturday mail to trim costs

Home delivery of packages and mail delivery to

Home delivery of packages and mail delivery to P.O. boxes will continue on Saturdays. (February 6, 2013 8:37 PM)

Saturday mail could soon be a thing of the past, after the U.S. Postal Service announced plans today to drop deliveries down to five days a week to trim costs.

Beginning the week of Aug. 5, home deliveries will cease on Saturdays, although packages will still be delivered, as will mail to post office boxes. The move is expected to save the Postal Service about $2 billion annually.

Normally,...

Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner®, Comcast®, customers with acccess to News 12.

Already registered or an Optimum customer?
Log in
Time Warner®, Comcast® or Service ElectricSM customer?
Create an account
Not a customer?
Subscribe

Comments

advertisement | advertise on News 12

advertisement | advertise on News 12