As part of an ongoing effort to cut costs, the U.S. Postal Service announced late Friday plans to offer buyouts to 45,000 mail handlers in Colorado and across the U.S.
The US Postal Service announced Thursday which of the 140 mail processing centers [pdf] they’ll be closing between this August and February of 2013. All six of Colorado's locations have been spared from the first round of cuts.
The U.S. Post Office announced today it’s saving 3,700 rural post offices with a plan to reduce hours instead of putting in place closures.
After asking for a five-month moratorium in December, Congress has been relatively quiet so far on how it hopes to fix the economically troubled U.S. Postal Service.