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Really? We can't make do?

...packages and prescription drugs). The move would save about $2 billion.The agency also plans to close 50 mail-processing centers to save another $2 billion.Well, the letter carriers have bitterly decried the five-day delivery plan, in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-04-01/really-we-cant-make-d
Around the block

...public meeting to discuss its proposal to move some mail processing operations from the Augusta Customer Service Mail Processing Center into the Columbia Processing and Distribution Center.A public meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2011-07-06/around-block
Postal Service plans major reductions for first-class mail

...finalized, would close roughly 250 of the nearly 500 mail processing centers across the country as early as March. Because...delivered in three days.The consolidation of mail processing centers is in addition to the planned closing of about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2011-12-05/postal-service-plans-major-reductio
Public hearing will address closing of mail-processing plant

...which is expected to fall $14.1 billion in debt next year. The service has agreed to delay the closing of the mail processing centers and 3,700 local post offices until mid-May.The public hearing at 6 p.m. at the Kroc Center is the opportunity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-12-14/public-hearing-will-address-
Augusta postal workers speak against processing center closing

...would still deliver mail to homes and businesses, but an estimated 75 positions would be removed by closing the mail processing center.On Thursday, as Postal Service representatives passed a microphone around the Kroc Center's auditorium...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-12-15/augusta-postal-workers-spe
U.S. Postal Service to close Augusta mail processing center

...often brings mail downtown to the Augusta office to ensure it is processed the same day. Closing the Augusta mail processing center will be a problem for his employers he said."That's not going to help us out," he said.Barrow said he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-02-23/us-postal-service-close-au
Opinion: Postman needs to think outside the mailbox

...Service announced plans Thursday to close 223 mail processing centers and eliminate 30,000 jobs. The cuts include...an opportunity for change. The closing of the mail processing centers may be the magic pill, although the job losses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-02-27/postman-needs-think-outsid
Post office gets very busy in holiday season

...said town Postmaster Ada Czajkowski. Throughout the rest of the year, Bethlehem's mail is postmarked at a mail processing center in DeKalb County. Though Ms. Czajkowski doesn't know how much mail is dropped into the town's collection...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/12/19/met_504578.shtml
Metro
Suspicious powder causes post office's evacuation

ATLANTA -- A post office mail processing center was evacuated Thursday afternoon when a worker...evacuated from the U.S. Postal Service bulk mail processing center. No one complained of breathing difficulties or...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/06/met_403586.shtml
Metro
Odds and Ends

...postmaster Sheila Gilbert said the 5 1/2 -year-old correspondence might have been lost at an out-of-town mail processing center, perhaps having gotten stuck in a piece of equipment or fallen behind a machine or counter. Since the original...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/22/biz_401867.shtml
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