Showing posts with label Mail Delays. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Mail Delays. Show all posts

Wednesday, December 25, 2013

Huntsville mail delivery slowed by 'mail processing facility' impending closure as USPS shutters facilities nationwide?

Carrier shortage, route changes and processing plant closings are cited

Late mail delivery becoming more common

Article Excerpt: "... “The Postal Service is either disorganized or overwhelmed, but that is not a solution to getting my mail,” Ray said. ..."

Reference: www.timesdispatch.com

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Will Huntsville's mail be saved?

Postal Bill: Senate Votes To Allow USPS To Avert Bankruptcy, Delay Post Office Closings

Article Excerpt: "... measure would save about half the mail processing centers the Postal Service wants to close, from 252 to 125, allowing more areas to maintain overnight first-class mail delivery for at least three more years ..."

Reference: postal-edaily.blogspot.com

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Postal Service to shut down Huntsville Mail Processing facility in May ...purposely slowing Huntsville mail

Closings give new meaning to snail mail

Article Excerpt: "... In January, the U.S. Postal Service closed part of the Huntsville Processing and Distribution Center
and moved those operations to a Birmingham center.

For years, Shoals mail was routed through the Huntsville center. Now, it travels some 120 miles to Birmingham for processing, then makes the return journey.

That means the Huntsville postmark on Shoals mail is becoming a thing of the past — something that might become permanent starting May 15, when the Huntsville facility likely will be completely shut down. ..."

Reference: www.timesdaily.com

Thursday, January 19, 2012

Huntsville Alabama Loses its Identity via Postal Service Cuts

Madison County Commission opposes closing mail processing center on Wall Triana Highway

Article Excerpt: "... commission adopted a resolution Friday in support of keeping the mail-processing facility here open. Chair Mike Gillespie said the resolution would be sent to the U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors and would ..."

Reference: The Postal Newsgroup

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Huntsville Alabama Hammered By Mail Delays

Huntsville Hammered By Mail Delays

Article Excerpt: "...Postal Service spokesman Joseph Breckenridge. "This certainly was a lesson for us, and we're going to be taking this lesson into account...We don't have the extra resources that we used to have, and we're down to the bare essentials we need in order to do the job." ..."
Reference: www.whnt.com
Read More on the Huntsville Alabama Mail Problems:
  • Will the Postal Service steal outgoing mail processing from the Huntsville community?
  • City Councilman Bill Kling Steps Up To The Plate To Save Huntsville Mail Processing