USPS National and Illinois News

News from USPS National and USPS Great Lakes Area.
10/21/2018 07:00
On Sunday, October 21, 2018 from 3 AM CT to 9 AM CT, the United States Postal Service will deploy the following system release: PostalOne! System Release 47.4.1.0Facility Access and Shipment Tracking Release 39.2.0. NOTE : During the specified timeframe, maintenance activities are also scheduled. Both the PostalOne! and FAST Systems will not be available.
PostalOne! R47.4.1.0 &  FAST R39.2.0.0 Pre-Release Notes Change 2.0 (Posted 10-11-2018)
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10/16/2018 07:00
This document accompanies the Price Change Filing Webinar
2019 Price Change Webinar Powerpoint Deck (October 12, 2018)
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10/16/2018 07:00
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2019 Price Change Filing Webinar - October 12, 2018
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10/16/2018 09:17
NEWPORT, RI — The U.S. Postal Service and Israel Post today jointly issued a Hanukkah stamp that portrays a papercut menorah that can be used to send holiday messages celebrating this ageless tradition.
U.S. Postal Service and Israel Post Jointly Issue Hanukkah Stamps
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10/12/2018 09:56
Chicago, IL — The U.S. Postal Service will be hiring seasonal employees in the coming months and other temporary and career positions to work at one of the mail processing facilities in the Chicago area or a delivery unit. The holiday period is from mid-November 2018 to early January 2019.
USPS is Hiring for the Holiday Season
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10/11/2018 15:09
CHICAGO, IL — The Postal Service makes obtaining a new passport or renewing your old one an easy and convenient experience.
Extended Hours to Apply for a Passport on Saturdays
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10/11/2018 08:41
PIGEON FORGE, TN — New Sparkling Holidays Commemorative Forever stamps featuring classic images of Santa are available for mailing holiday cards and letters this year— a time-honored tradition embraced by millions annually.
Sparkling Holidays stamps on sale now
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10/10/2018 15:17
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service today announced the appointment of three members to the Citizens’ Stamp Advisory Committee (CSAC).
USPS appoints new Citizens’ Stamp Advisory Committee members
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10/10/2018 13:47
WASHINGTON — The United States Postal Service filed notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) today of price changes to take effect Jan. 27, 2019.
U.S. Postal Service Announces New Prices for 2019
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10/10/2018 11:49
Rockton Postmaster Larry Nalewanski will conduct a special recognition event for the Forever stamp Honoring First Responders at the Rockton Village Board meeting.
Rockton Post Office to Salute First Responders at Forever Stamp Recognition Event
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10/10/2018 09:51
RALEIGH, NC — The U.S. Postal Service continues to commemorate Kwanzaa, which celebrates values and beliefs around African-American heritage, by dedicating a new Kwanzaa Forever stamp today.
Kwanzaa Forever Stamp Dedicated Today
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10/04/2018 15:46
CHICAGO IL — Chicago Post Offices will be closed on Monday, October 8, 2018 in observance of the Columbus Day holiday.
Chicago Post Offices Closed October 8
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09/21/2018 21:59
CAROL STREAM, IL — Mark your calendars. The Greater Illinois Postal Customer Council’s (GIPCC) annual Mailer’s Forum is next Wednesday during National PCC Week this year.
Greater Illinois Postal Customer Council’s Annual Mailers Forum is Coming Up
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