u.s. postal service
A U.S. Postal Service contractor who fixed mail vehicles in Michigan and Ohio paid bribes for eight years before becoming an informant, a role that led to criminal charges against five people, the government said Friday.
The financially struggling U.S. Postal Service has announced that it is considering closing most of its mail processing, including six in Michigan.
The Postal Service plans to close 17 post offices in the Detroit district; 12 of them on Detroit’s west side.
Ten post offices in Detroit along with post offices in Ferndale, Highland Park and Pontiac are on a study list as the U.S. Postal Service looks to close offices across the country.
No criminal charges are expected to be filed in the bizarre death of a Monroe County letter carrier this week.
Hundreds of U.S. Postal workers rallied near Campus Martius in Detroit Tuesday in opposition to the planned elimination of Saturday mail deliver
The U.S. Postal Service said Thursday that it plans to resume shipping care packages with cigarettes and other tobacco to Michigan National Guard and other soldiers serving in Iraq and Afghanistan.