Senators Respond to GAO Report on U.S. Postal Service Delivery Performance Measurement

Senators Respond to GAO Report on U.S. Postal Service Delivery Performance Measurement

WASHINGTON – 10/05/15 – Today, Senators Tom Carper (D-Del.), Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D.), Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.), and Jon Tester (D-Mont.), members of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, responded to a new Government Accountability Office (GAO) report that found the on-time mail delivery performance results provided by the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) and Postal Regulatory Commission […]

U.S. Postal Service Could Save Nearly $2 Billion by Using Best-Practice Strategy to Replace Aging Vehicle Fleet

U.S. Postal Service Could Save Nearly $2 Billion by Using Best-Practice Strategy to Replace Aging Vehicle Fleet

U.S. Postal Service Could Save Nearly $2 Billion by Using Best-Practice Strategy to Replace Aging Vehicle Fleet USPS — inclined to purchase its new mail truck using antiquated process — could save $1.9 billion and improve vehicle safety by purchasing mixed fleet of off-the-shelf vehicles, according to SAFE Issue Brief Washington, D.C. – Securing America’s […]

Video: Police conduct a drug bust at the Holyoke, MA post office

Video: Police conduct a drug bust at the Holyoke, MA post office

HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Holyoke Police Narcotics Vice Unit arrested two men Friday afternoon after they allegedly received cocaine through the mail. The two suspects were arrested at the U.S. Post Office on Dwight Street after they allegedly received two kilos of cocaine delivered through the US Postal Service police said. Read more

Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board Proposes To Realign Default Fund

Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board Proposes To Realign Default Fund

From the National Association of Postal Supervisors June 25, 2015 – The Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board (Agency) proposes to amend its regulations at 5 CFR parts 1600, 1601, and 1651 to change the default investment fund for certain participants in the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP). The proposed regulation would (1) change the TSP’s default […]

Video: Carrier throws package over 12ft fence

Video: Carrier throws package over 12ft fence

USPS worker delivers my box by throwing over a 12 foot fence. Had that package contained anything fragile, there would’ve been a claim but luckily it was a GoPro camera that is built to take a beating. This just shows the willful carelessness USPS employees have with our packages. Video from Stone’s Beverage Center in […]

Accused Drunk Driver Slams Into Felts Mills, NY Post Office

Accused Drunk Driver Slams Into Felts Mills, NY Post Office

A 25 year old Watertown man faces numerous charges, including drunk driving, after he crashed his vehicle into the post office in Felts Mills. The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department arrested Michael Hotis of 206 Franklin Street. Officials said Hotis was driving on Main Street in the village when his vehicle left the road, went onto […]