Miami’s Buena Vista Station post office building sold for $43M. Good luck getting your mail until there’s a new one

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Miami Herald: Residents of the 33137 ZIP code, which includes Miami’s Design District, Buena Vista, Morningside, Bay Point and surrounding neighborhoods, are dreading the closure of their post office. The place where they buy 50-cent stamps is slated to be replaced by a luxe retail store where they may be able to buy $50,000 purses or $5,000 suits — whether … Read More

Downtown post office in Lufkin, Texas, closing temporarily, then relocating

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Lufkin News: The Downtown Post Office in Lufkin, Texas, is only closing temporarily until an alternative site in close proximity to downtown is located, as the United States Postal Service doesn’t plan to renew the lease at the current location on East Lufkin Avenue, according to a USPS spokesman. Downtown Post Office box holders received a letter Tuesday stating that … Read More

Search for new post office behind schedule in Foster City, Calif.

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Daily Journal: After the post office in Foster City, Calif., was forced to close in January, city officials are urging the U.S. Postal Service to speed up the process of opening a new one, and in the meantime find a temporary location. “I have concerns about how a prolonged closure of the post office in Foster City will inconvenience our … Read More

Boca Raton, FL, residents worried over post office move

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WPTV: The downtown post office in Boca Raton, Florida, is moving. The United States Postal Service posted the news outside the building and notice of a public meeting. The news has some local residents worried that the easy access to a post office might go away. “I live in this vicinity and it is very convenient,” said Steven Sarashon. “I … Read More

Green Street post office in Gainesville, FL, will relocate

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The relocation of the Green Street post office in Gainesville, FL, is “a done deal,” according to City Councilman Sam Couvillon. Couvillon said Wednesday night that city officials had received a letter from postal officials confirming that the post office would be moving. As to where or when, that remains unknown. “They won’t relocate it until they find a new … Read More

USPS says Cincinnati, IA, will get new post office

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The Postal Service is relocating its retail operation in Cincinnati, Iowa, to a yet-to-be-determined location due to structural and safety concerns.  The United States Postal Service closed down its post office on 107 S. Liberty in Cincinnati last year under an emergency order. The Postal Service says its goal is to select a new customer service location as close to … Read More

New post office opens for business in Watford City, ND

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Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night keeps the post office from doing its job, but now residents in Watford City, North Dakota, have a brand new spot to pick up their packages and letters. On Sept. 25, the Watford City Post Office opened for business at its new location, 1204 4th Ave. NE. The new facility … Read More

After several months, temporary post office opens in Cadiz, Ohio

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WTOV9Fox: The former post office site in Cadiz, Ohio, has been closed since October due to concerns of the building’s foundation. There’s no word yet on plans for a permanent replacement. A temporary post office site along Peppard Avenue opened its doors Monday. The short-term post office will hold regular weekday hours from 8:30 to 5 every day, with Saturday … Read More

Whitesboro, NJ, Post Office May Relocate

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Cape May County Herald:  The rusting trailer sits in the parking lot adjacent to the Martin Luther King Community Center on West Main Street. The trailer is an unlikely home for a semi-independent federal agency. This one houses the United States Post Office for ZIP code 08252. Whitesboro, New Jersey, is an enclave of about 2,200 individuals on 3.6-square miles … Read More

Downtown post office in Grand Island, Neb., could close by Memorial Day

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Grand Island Independent: Postal operations in Grand Island, Neb., may shift from the main post office downtown to the facility at 3835 Old Potash Highway by the end of May. Postal employees are tentatively shooting for Memorial Day weekend to make the move. The U.S. Postal Service announced last year that it plans to abandon the main post office by … Read More