USPS National and Illinois News

News from USPS National and USPS Great Lakes Area.
12/11/2017 06:00
The new Enterprise Payment System (EPS) replaces the current product-centric payment with a centralized account processing system enabling customers to pay and manage their service online using a single account.
Enterprise Payment System Migration Fact Sheet
12/11/2017 06:00
This document contains a link to a webinar recorded on December 11, 2017, regarding IV onboarding.
Informed Visibility® (IV®) Mail Tracking & Reporting Onboarding Webinar
12/07/2017 15:41
CHICAGO, IL — The following Chicago Post Offices are open on Sundays offering more convenience to help customers get their packages in the mail at a time that better fits their schedules.
Three Chicago Post Offices Open on Sundays During the Holidays
12/06/2017 07:22
WASHINGTON — Looking to reduce the stress of the holiday season? Visit the world’s largest Post Office:, the mobile version of
The World’s Largest Post Office Fits in the Palm of Your Hand
12/04/2017 14:31
ILLINOIS/WISCONSIN — With the holidays in full swing, the Postal Service is delivering more cards, letters, and packages every day.
Postal Service to Deliver Early in the Morning, Later in the Evening, and Seven Days a Week During the Holidays
12/04/2017 13:17
WASHINGTON — Whether you’re celebrating the holidays or other special occasions, the U.S. Postal Service offers a variety of Forever stamps to help make it memorable.
U.S. Postal Service Meets Your Stamp Needs for the Holidays and Special Occasions
11/30/2017 13:14
CHICAGO, IL — The annual Operation Santa program will kick off on Tuesday, Dec. 5, at 10:00 a.m. at the Cardiss Collins Facility at 433 W. Harrison St.
Operation Santa Kickoff Tues. Dec. 5
11/30/2017 08:11
BALTIMORE — Postmaster General Megan J. Brennan dedicated a stamp today to fund research to help find a cure for one of the top 10 leading causes of death — Alzheimer’s.
USPS dedicates Alzheimer’s fundraising stamp
11/28/2017 08:46
WASHINGTON — Thanks to the latest innovative feature now offered by the U.S. Postal Service, you can preview those greeting cards from co-workers, family members and friends before they are delivered to your mailbox.
Sneak a Peek at Your Holiday Greetings!
11/22/2017 11:03
The Postal Inspection Service, the federal law enforcement arm of the Postal Service, is offering 10 secure shipping tips.
Postal Inspectors offering mailing tips to secure your holiday shipments
11/22/2017 10:02
CHICAGO IL — Chicago Children’s Museum (CCM) invites children and families to experience the season’s first snow day . . . indoors! Families will gather on Saturday, November 25 for a special unveiling by the Postal Service of the Snowy Day stamps showcasing Ezra Jack Keats’ classic story, The Snowy Day. The museum’s Great Hall will become a life-sized snow globe with thousands of flakes floating through the air while families dance together under the sparkling flurries. The Chicago Children’s Museum is located at the Navy Pier, 700 E. Grand Avenue.
Snowy Day Stamps Unveiling at Chicago Children’s Museum Snow Globe Party
11/09/2017 12:44
CHICAGO, IL — The Postal Service and its employees play important roles in communities around the nation.
Operation Santa Starting Soon