Tuolumne, CA post office may relocate

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Union Democrat: Residents of Tuolumne, California, say they want the post office to stay close to downtown if it has to move when its lease expires in May 2017.  About 30 locals attended a public meeting Wednesday to talk about possible places the post office could move if it’s lease isn’t renewed.  Those attending included residents, business owners, veterans, fire … Read More

Comments sought on relocation of South Park post office in Alexandria, LA

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USA Today: The Postal Service is seeking public comments about the possible relocation of the South Park Postal Station, which is currently located at 3401 Government St. in Alexandria, Louisiana.  A possible new site has not yet been determined.  A Postal Service official will talk about the possible relocation during the Alexandria City Council’s meeting at 5 p.m. Tuesday, May … Read More

San Francisco’s Tenderloin post office to relocate

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San Francisco Examiner: Services at a post office in San Francisco’s Tenderloin that is relied on by many homeless or low-income residents will be relocated effective Monday.  The P.O. Box and general delivery service at 101 Hyde St. will be moved to other locations ahead of the construction of an eight-story, mixed-use building that’s been proposed at the site, U.S. … Read More

Postal Service will sell Ellicott Street site in Buffalo

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Buffalo Business First: The U.S. Postal Service will follow through on a plan to sell its Ellicott Station building in downtown Buffalo, the agency confirmed Friday.  USPS indicated in late January that it was exploring a sale of the post office branch at 701 Washington Street, while moving to a smaller footprint in the same area for Post Office Box and … Read More

Postal Service proposing relocation of Pooler GA Post Office

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savannahnow.com: For more than 40 years, the Pooler Post Office has sat on the corner of U.S. 80 and Pinewood Drive [in Pooler, GA]. Initially a good size for the surrounding city, the post office has become more than inconvenient as Pooler’s population has exploded to more than 20,000 people.Parking on-site is limited. Lines can be frustratingly long. Pooler Mayor Mike … Read More

Civic Center Post Office in San Francisco to Relocate

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Hoodline: After years of complaints about the squalid conditions of the Civic Center Post Office at Hyde and Golden Gate in San Francisco, USPS has finally set a date for its relocation.Starting April 25th, those who rent postboxes at the soon-to-be-demolished 101 Hyde will begin receiving their mail at Fox Plaza (1390 Market St.) USPS is relocating the existing postboxes the previous day; no … Read More

Downtown Madison, WI post office headed for relocation

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The Postal Service is planning to relocate the current Madison Capital Station Post Office, located at 215 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, in Madison, Wisconsin, to a yet-to be-determined location within the same ZIP Code and service area.  The post office is currently located in the City-County Building in the heart of the city.  There will be a meeting about … Read More

Postal Service plans to close Washington St PO in Buffalo

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The U.S. Post Office is planning to close the Ellicott Station post office on Washington Street in Buffalo, sell the building, and move retail services to a smaller, leased location.  Representatives of the Postal Service will present a proposal at the Common Council Chambers at Niagara Square on January 26.  The Washington Street facility was built in 1978, but the Postal … Read More

Downtown Lee Summit MO post office closing, reopening in annex

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Signs at the Lee Summit, MO, post office confirm what residents have been expecting.  The downtown post office is closing and being "relocated" to an inconveniently located carrier annex on the outskirts of town.  “It’s disappointing the postal office is being taken away from downtown and moved to an inconvenient location for many residents of Lee’s Summit,” District 1 Councilman … Read More

Another post office in Houston earmarked for relocation and disposal

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The Postal Service hasn’t discontinued many post offices over the past couple of years, but it has closed some for emergency suspensions, and it has also relocated several others.  In some cases, the Postal Service relocated from one leased property to another, moving to a smaller space where the rent was cheaper.  In other cases, the Postal Service moved out … Read More

Decision to relocate and sell downtown post office in Provo already a done deal?

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The Postal Service is working behind the scenes on a deal to relocate the post office on 100 South in downtown Provo, Utah, and to sell the building to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. According to a news report in the Daily Herald, on Thursday of this week Postmaster General Megan Brennan visited the downtown post office, and … Read More

Post office to exit two federal buildings in Louisiana

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Mayor Jamie Mayo says the Postal Service has informed him the federal building in Monroe, Louisiana, is going to need additional space, so the post office will need to relocate.  The Postal Service will hold a public meeting about the relocation next week, but it looks like a done deal.  Just a couple of weeks ago, the Postal Service also announced … Read More