USPS National and Illinois News

News from USPS National and USPS Great Lakes Area.
06/06/2020 07:00
This form allows a Delegating Company (i.e., Mailer ID [MID] Owner) to provide authorization for delegation of Package Platform (PPC) data visibility to a Receiving Company within the IV-MTR application.
Package Platform (PPC) through IV-MTR® Data Delegation Request
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06/06/2020 07:00
This guide provides instructions for receiving Enterprise Payment System (EPS) and Package Platform Concept (PPC) data through the IV Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV-MTR) application. Instructions include how to get access, create and manage a data feed, manage the address book, and manage data delegation.
Provisioning Enterprise Payment (EPS) and Package Platform (PPC) Data through Informed Visibility® (IV®)
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06/06/2020 07:00
This form allows a Delegating Company (i.e., Mailer ID [MID] Owner) to provide authorization for delegation of Enterprise Payment System (EPS) data visibility to a Receiving Company within the IV-MTR application.
Enterprise Payment System (EPS) through IV-MTR® Data Delegation Request
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06/06/2020 07:00
This document provides an introduction to the Business Service Administrator (BSA) user level and information on its role in the United States Postal Service® (USPS®) Informed Visibility Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV-MTR) business service. It also provides step-by-step instructions for the tasks BSAs and BSA Delegates are responsible for.
Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV®-MTR) Business Service Administrator (BSA) Instructions
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06/06/2020 07:00
These release notes summarize new features and enhancements implemented in deployments to the IV-MTR application.
Informed Visibility® Mail Tracking & Reporting (IV®-MTR) Release Notes
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06/01/2020 12:58
Dwight, IL — On Thursday, June 4, 2020, Dwight will experience an event that occurs only once in a century. It’s called Date Meets Zip. The date (6-04-20) will match Dwight’s Zip Code (60420).
60420 Dwight, Illinois Date Meets Zip Station June 4, 2020
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05/29/2020 10:27
WASHINGTON, DC — Today the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) released a letter that is being sent to local and state election officials and state party officials around the country. This letter highlights key aspects of Election Mail delivery processes — and ways to help educate the public on what to expect when using the mail to vote.
USPS provides recommendations for successful 2020 Election Mail season
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05/22/2020 09:50
CHICAGO IL — Chicago Post Offices will be closed on Monday, May 25, 2020 in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. There will not be any mail delivery or retail service on May 25.
Chicago Post Offices Closed May 25 in Observance of Memorial Day Holiday
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05/20/2020 18:45
Bedford Park, IL — Post Offices in the 601, 603-605, 609, 613-617 ZIP Codes areas will be closed on Monday, May 25, 2020, in observance of Memorial Day.
Illinois Post Offices Will Close May 25th in Observance of Memorial Day
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05/20/2020 16:07
IL and MO — With a nod to the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s, the U.S. Postal Service on May 21 is issuing new postage stamps honoring the lives and legacies of four of the movement’s greatest voices: novelist Nella Larsen; writer, philosopher, educator and arts advocate Alain Locke; bibliophile and historian Arturo Alfonso Schomburg; and poet Anne Spencer.
Honoring Four of Harlem’s Historic Voices
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05/20/2020 09:35
WISCONSIN / ILLINOIS — The Post Office will be closed on Monday, May 25, 2020, in observance of Memorial Day. There will be no mail delivery, caller service or Post Office Box service. All services will resume on Tuesday, May 26.
Post Office Will Close May 25th in Observance of Memorial Day
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05/20/2020 08:47
WASHINGTON, DC — With a nod to the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s, the U.S. Postal Service on May 21 is issuing new postage stamps honoring the lives and legacies of four of the movement’s greatest voices: novelist Nella Larsen; writer, philosopher, educator and arts advocate Alain Locke; bibliophile and historian Arturo Alfonso Schomburg; and poet Anne Spencer.
Honoring Four of Harlem’s Historic Voices
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05/12/2020 08:30
WASHINGTON, DC — The natural beauty of American gardens is being celebrated by the U.S. Postal Service by issuing stamps that feature gardens ranging from botanical to country estate and municipal gardens. All the gardens featured on the 10 stamps are open to the public. The American Gardens Forever stamps are available for purchase nationwide May 13.
American Gardens Stamps Available Nationwide Tomorrow
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05/08/2020 08:00
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Postal Service reported total revenue of $17.8 billion for the second quarter of fiscal 2020 (January 1, 2020 - March 31, 2020), an increase of $348 million, compared to the same period last year.
U.S. Postal Service Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2020 Results
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05/06/2020 19:25
WASHINGTON – The Board of Governors of the United States Postal Service today announced its unanimous selection of Louis DeJoy to serve as the 75th Postmaster General of the United States and Chief Executive Officer of the world’s largest postal organization. DeJoy is an accomplished business executive with more than 35 years of experience. As Chairman and CEO of New Breed Logistics, DeJoy spent decades in collaboration with the U.S. Postal Service, Boeing, Verizon, Disney, United Technologies and other public and private companies to provide supply chain logistics, program management and transportation support. He is expected to begin serving in...
Board of Governors announces selection of Louis DeJoy to serve as nation’s 75th Postmaster General
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