USPS National and Illinois News

News from USPS National and USPS Great Lakes Area.
03/27/2020 10:00
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors will meet in open session on April 1, 2020, at 12 noon ET. The Board is expected to discuss the following items:
U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors to Meet April 1
03/27/2020 08:42
CHICAGO IL — The U.S. Postal Service are hiring employees to work at three plant locations in the Chicago area.
USPS is Hiring
03/25/2020 06:53
Illinois/Wisconsin — The Postal Service provides many ways to make your mailing convenient. By using the Self Service Kiosks (SSK) at many northern Illinois and Wisconsin Post Offices, customers can mail when it fits their schedule. Most Post Office SSK’s provide 24/7 service. Customers can purchase many of the services available for domestic mailing of letters and packages that they can at the retail counter.
Self Service Kiosks Provide Mailing Convenience
03/24/2020 16:32
Illinois / Wisconsin – The Postal Service is delivering for you! We are hiring hundreds employees to work at processing facilities and Post Offices throughout the Lakeland District, which covers most of the state of Wisconsin and parts of northern Illinois. No experience required, and training is provided.
It’s a Hiring Spree: Postal Service Looking For Help
03/23/2020 10:06
The U.S. Postal Service dedications of the following previously announced Forever stamps will be canceled due to the guidance provided by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) to avoid social gatherings of 10 people or more:
Three previously announced stamp dedication ceremonies canceled
03/13/2020 11:31
The U.S. Postal Service dedication of the Maine Statehood Forever stamp, scheduled for March 15, 2020, will be delayed due to the postponement of the host event, the Maine Statehood Day Ceremony in Augusta, ME. The Maine Statehood Forever stamp will still be available for purchase starting Sunday, March 15.
Maine Statehood Stamp Dedication Ceremony Postponed
03/10/2020 10:00
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service is being honored as the top government agency for multicultural business opportunities by a leading national organization that promotes business inclusiveness. The award honors the Postal Service’s leadership among the 25 top-ranked government agencies, known as the Omni50, that support opportunities for small businesses and entrepreneurs.
U.S. Postal Service Recognized as 2020 Top Federal Agency for Multicultural Business Opportunities
03/05/2020 09:39
CHICAGO IL — Travelling this summer? Need a passport? The Postal Service makes obtaining a new passport or renewing your old one an easy and convenient experience.
USPS Extending Saturday Hours for Passports in March
03/04/2020 13:12
Wisconsin / Illinois — Today, the Postal Service issued the Arnold Palmer Commemorative Forever stamp to honor the iconic golfer (1929–2016) who rose from humble beginnings to become a champion.
U.S. Postal Service Honors American Icon and Golf Champion Arnold Palmer
03/04/2020 08:30
ORLANDO, FL — The U.S. Postal Service issued the Arnold Palmer Commemorative Forever stamp today to honor the iconic golfer (1929–2016) who rose from humble beginnings to become a champion. The stamp dedication ceremony took place at the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard at the Bay Hill Club & Lodge.
Golfer Arnold Palmer honored with Forever stamp