Historic Topeka KS post office headed for sale


The Postal Service announced a proposal to vacate the historic Topeka, Kansas, post office  and move operations to a yet-to-be determined site.  A 30-minute community meeting designed to gain input from the community has been scheduled for 4 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday in the main post office auditorium.  That is all the opportunity for a face-to-face meeting with postal officials that the community will probably get.  

"No, I don’t want ‘em to close this building,” said James Edward Mackey, 76, of Topeka. “There’s a lot of people that don’t want ‘em to close this building.  You ask people in there, they’ll tell you they feel the same way. They should never close this building. No way. That’s crazy. This building has been here for years.”  Read more

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