Rural Post Offices Brace For Reduction In Hours

The U.S. Postal Service is changing its plan to cut more than $1 billion in overhead expenses. At first, it wanted to close many post offices and processing plants, including one in White River Junction. But after a public outcry, the USPS has proposed instead to drastically cut back hours in rural post offices.

Vt. Delegation Opposes USPS Plan To Close Branches

Vermont’s three members of Congressional are opposing plans by the U.S. Postal Service to close 3,600 post office branches across the country, including 14 in Vermont. Earlier: Vt. Post Offices May Close

Congressman Asks USPS For Employee Reimbursement Plan

New Hampshire Congressman Paul Hodes is asking the United States Postal Service to present a plan to fully reimburse postal workers for wages they lost as a result of managers manipulating their electronic timecards.