USPS National and Illinois News

News from USPS National and USPS Great Lakes Area.
11/19/2019 06:00
Suggestion form for calendar year 2021 promotions.
2021 USPS Mailing Promotions Suggestions
11/20/2019 11:41
Wisconsin / Illinois — Each year thousands of letters are sent to Santa. Most ask for toys and games. Some ask for clothes and shoes and other basic necessities. A few ask for help for themselves and their loved ones.
USPS Operation Santa Open for Individuals and Organizations to Adopt a Letter and Send Gifts in Santa’s Place
11/20/2019 08:49
USPS helps to bring the magic of the holidays to children everywhere! For more than 100 years, USPS Operation Santa® has connected deserving kids with generous donors who anonymously “adopt” their letters to Santa.
USPS Operation Santa®
11/19/2019 06:00
This fact sheet contains an overview of the IMsb tool, benefits, and how it works.
Intelligent Mail® for Small Business (IMsb) Fact Sheet
11/18/2019 08:54
With this semipostal stamp, the U.S. Postal Service will raise funds to help treat those impacted by post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The stamp features a photo illustration of a green plant sprouting from the ground, which is covered in fallen leaves. The image is intended to symbolize the PTSD healing process, growth and hope. Art director Greg Breeding designed the stamp with original art by Mark Laita.
U.S. Postal Service Issuing Healing PTSD Semipostal Stamp Dec. 2
11/14/2019 08:32
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Postal Service reported operating revenue of $71.1 billion for fiscal year 2019 (October 1, 2018 - September 30, 2019), an increase of $514 million compared to the prior year. The higher revenues were driven largely by price increases and continued growth in the Shipping and Packages business, where revenue increased $1.3 billion, or 6.1 percent, which more than offset revenue declines in First-Class and Marketing Mail as a result of declining volumes in that segment of its business.
U.S. Postal Service Reports Fiscal Year 2019 Results
11/14/2019 07:53
CHICAGO — You probably aren’t thinking about the holidays just yet, but Santa and the Postal Service are. Which is good news for kids who may not be able to have the happy holiday they deserve.
USPS Operation Santa Begins Online November 18
11/13/2019 09:52
Rockford, IL - The Rockford Post Office is hosting a career fair Wednesday through Friday, November 13 - November 15, 10am-3pm. The career fair is located at the Rockford Main Post Office, 5225 Harrison Ave.
Rockford Post Office Hosts Career Fair
11/12/2019 10:54
Springfield, IL — Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow seems to be the theme song for most of our district at the moment, so the U.S. Postal Service is asking our customers to help our letter carriers deliver your holiday mail safely by clearing snow and ice from sidewalks, stairs and mailboxes.
Postal Service Asks to Please Clear Snow and Ice
11/12/2019 10:15
POLO NORTE — ¿Santa Claus es imaginario? No para su peque… y el Servicio Postal puede ayudarle a demostrar que sí existe cuando su peque reciba una carta personalizada del señor del traje rojo, con todo y matasellos del Polo Norte.
Saludos desde la Oficina de Correos del Polo Norte
11/12/2019 08:26
NORTH POLE — Santa Claus is imaginary? Not as far as your child is concerned — and the Postal Service can help you prove he’s real when your child gets a personalized letter from the big guy — complete with a North Pole postmark.
Greetings from the North Pole Post Office
11/08/2019 13:29
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service today announced that a semipostal stamp to help raise funds for those diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is being issued Dec. 2 at McGlohon Theater at Spirit Square in Charlotte, NC.
Healing PTSD semipostal fundraising stamp will go on sale Dec. 2