USPS National and Illinois News

News from USPS National and USPS Great Lakes Area.
06/10/2021 13:26
WASHINGTON, DC — The U.S. Postal Service provided new service performance data today for the week of May 29 through June 4, 2021. During the seven-day period, First-Class Mail and Periodicals experienced positive improvement in service delivery, while Marketing Mail saw a slight decline. Notably, First-Class Mail service performance reached nearly 90 percent during the weekly reporting period.
USPS service performance shows continued improvement across First-Class Mail and Periodicals
06/10/2021 08:03
WASHINGTON, DC — More than 5,800 postal employees were attacked by dogs in the United States in 2020. From nips and bites to vicious attacks, aggressive dog behavior poses a serious threat to postal employees and the general public.
USPS releases dog attack national rankings
06/03/2021 14:13
WASHINGTON, DC — The United States Postal Service announced today improved deliveries of First-Class Mail, Marketing Mail and Periodicals since the second quarter as its operations continue to recover from challenges experienced during the COVID-19 pandemic.
U.S. Postal Service Delivery of Mail Sees Across-the-Board Improvements as Recovery from Pandemic Continues
06/03/2021 09:51
WASHINGTON DC — The U.S. Postal Service issued the Go For Broke: Japanese American Soldiers of WWII stamp today. This commemorative Forever stamp honors the second-generation Japanese Americans, also known as nisei, that formed one of the most distinguished American fighting units of World War II: the all-Japanese American 100th Infantry Battalion/442nd Regimental Combat Team, whose motto was “Go for Broke.”
Go For Broke: World War II Forever Stamp Honors Japanese American Veterans
06/02/2021 15:37
WASHINGTON, DC — The U.S. Postal Service recognized Postal Customer Councils (PCCs) throughout the nation for their outstanding achievement and innovation during the unique challenges of the past year. Winners of the 2021 PCC Leadership awards were announced during a virtual event held yesterday.
U.S. Postal Service Honors Postal Customer Council Leaders for Accomplishments During the Pandemic
05/28/2021 08:54
CHICAGO IL — Chicago Post Offices will be closed on Monday, May 31, 2021 in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. There will not be any mail delivery or retail service on May 31. All services resume on Tuesday, June 1. Post Offices will be open regularly scheduled hours on Saturday, May 29.
Chicago Post Offices Closed May 31 in Observance of Memorial Day Holiday
05/21/2021 15:05
CHICAGO, IL — The U.S. Postal Service is accepting applications for career positions of Automotive Technician in Chicago.
USPS Hiring Automotive Technicians
05/11/2021 13:06
Chicago, IL — The U.S. Postal Service is accepting applications for positions of Motor Vehicle Operators (MVO) paying $23.34 per hour.
USPS is Hiring Motor Vehicle Operators
05/05/2021 09:31
CHICAGO IL — The U.S. Postal Service is hiring employees to work at various Chicago locations as a City Carrier Assistant (CCA). The positions are open now through May 8, 2021.
USPS is Hiring City Carrier Assistants
05/04/2021 10:23
Chicago, IL — The U.S. Postal Service is accepting applications for positions of Tractor Trailer Operators (TTO) paying $23.74 per hour.
USPS is Hiring Tractor Trailer Operators