USPS National and Illinois News

News from USPS National and USPS Great Lakes Area.
10/16/2019 12:14
WASHINGTON — The United States Postal Service today announced that Megan J. Brennan, Postmaster General and Chief Executive Officer, is retiring effective Jan. 31, 2020.
United States Postal Service Announces Retirement of Postmaster General Megan J. Brennan
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10/15/2019 10:11
Illinois/Missouri — In the blink of an eye summer is over and now it’s fall. Before you know it, it will be time for the holidays again. Fortunately, the U.S. Postal Service has your back with all the mailing deadlines you need to know for the expected delivery of cards and gifts to your loved ones, whether they’re overseas or across the country.
The Holidays are Coming! Do You Know the Shipping Deadlines?
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10/11/2019 16:09
MILFORD, NH — The U.S. Postal Service today dedicated four stamps celebrating colorful, creepy and chilling Spooky Silhouettes during an event at the Milford Pumpkin Festival in Milford, NH.
Spooky Silhouettes Decorate the Season
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10/11/2019 09:46
CHICAGO IL — Chicago Post Offices will be closed on Monday, October 14, 2019 in observance of the Columbus Day holiday. There will not be any mail delivery or retail service on October 14. All services resume on Tuesday, October 15. Post Offices will be open regularly scheduled hours on Saturday, October 12.
Chicago Post Offices Closed October 14
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10/10/2019 15:53
CHICAGO IL — Winter plans include International travel? The Postal Service makes obtaining a new passport or renewing your old one an easy and convenient experience. Three Chicago Postal Stations will have extended hours Saturday, October 12, opening earlier or staying open later in the day for Passports.
USPS Extending Saturday Hours for a Passport Sat. October 12
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10/10/2019 14:40
WASHINGTON — In the blink of an eye summer is over and now it’s fall. Before you know it, it will be time for the holidays again. Fortunately, the U.S. Postal Service has your back with all the mailing deadlines you need to know for the expected delivery of cards and gifts to your loved ones, whether they’re overseas or across the country.
THE HOLIDAYS ARE COMING! DO YOU KNOW THE SHIPPING DEADLINES?
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10/10/2019 09:39
WASHINGTON — El verano terminó en un santiamén y ya estamos en otoño. Antes de lo que canta un gallo, estaremos inmersos en la temporada de fiestas una vez más. Afortunadamente, el Servicio Postal de Estados Unidos está para atenderle y avisarle de todos los plazos máximos para el envío de tarjetas de felicitación y obsequios para sus seres queridos, ya sea que vivan al otro lado del país o en el extranjero.
USPS les avisa de  los plazos máximos para el envío de tarjetas de felicitación y obsequios
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10/10/2019 09:39
WASHINGTON — In the blink of an eye summer is over and now it’s fall. Before you know it, it will be time for the holidays again. Fortunately, the U.S. Postal Service has your back with all the mailing deadlines you need to know for the expected delivery of cards and gifts to your loved ones, whether they’re overseas or across the country.
USPS releases deadlines for holiday shipping
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10/09/2019 15:45
WASHINGTON — The United States Postal Service filed notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) today of price changes to take effect Jan. 26, 2020.
USPS announces new prices for 2020
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10/07/2019 13:14
Springfield, IL — Retail services at Post Offices throughout Indiana will be closed on Monday, Oct. 14 in recognition of Columbus Day. Regularly scheduled mail delivery, PO Box and caller services will also be suspended for the holiday.
Post Offices Closed on Columbus Day
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