Postal Service Will Soon Stop Delivering The Mail On Saturday
In an attempt to save Billions, the Postal Service will stop delivering everything except packages on Saturdays.
Starting in August the Postal Service will stop delivering everything except for packages on Saturday. Some lawmakers, farmers and unions are protesting this decision already.
The plan is to help the struggling Postal Service save $2 Billion annually, after losing more than $15 Billion last year. They will focus more on the delivery of packages in which they have have recieved a 14% increase in package deliveries.
According to the HuffingtonPost.com: “Under the new plan, mail would be delivered to homes and businesses only from Monday through Friday but would still be delivered to post office boxes on Saturdays. Post offices now open on Saturdays would remain open.”