House Appropriations Committee Approves Amendment To Restore Postal Service Standards

The House Appropriations Committee approved an amendment to restore postal service standards on June 17, in a bipartisan vote, 26-23. Six Republicans joined all of the committee’s Democrats to endorse the measure, which was introduced by Rep. Chakah Fattah (D-PA). The legislation would rescind the lower service standards the USPS implemented on Jan. 5 – which have […]

USPS deployment of over 260,000 Mobile Delivery Devices (MDD) nears completion

The Postal Service has deployed more than 200,000 Mobile Delivery Devices (MDDs), an important milestone for a program that makes it easier for customers to know where their packages are. The 200,000th device was one of several deployed to the Craig, MO, Post Office. “Mobile Delivery Devices are improving the way USPS serves its customers, […]

Video: North Carolina Postal Manager who earns over $90,000 a year accused of selling cocaine

Postal manager accused of selling cocaine, authorities say A United States postal manager is out of jail on bond Wednesday after being accused of selling drugs from his home. The York county multijurisdictional drug unit investigated Nicholas Papageorge for about three months. An undercover officer bought cocaine from Papageorge at his home in Fort Mill. […]

Postal Service continues changes to plant consolidation schedule

Phase II-2015 USPS Network Rationalization Consolidation List. April 24, 2015 – USPS has posted its latest last minute list of “public” changes to the Phase II-2015 Postal Service Network Rationalization Consolidation Schedule. This is the fourth (4th) consecutive week that the Postal Service has made modifications to the Network Rationalization Consolidation list. Postal Service continues […]

USPS Continues to Modify Plant Consolidation Schedule

USPS Continues to Modify Plant Consolidation Schedule April 17 – On April 17, 2015, the USPS announced its latest list of last minute “public” changes to the Phase II-2015 USPS Network Rationalization Consolidation list. This is the third consecutive week that the Postal Service has made modifications to the Network Rationalization Consolidation list – affecting […]

AMP Holding, Inc. Advances in the USPS Next Generation Delivery Vehicle (NGDV) Program as a Prequalified Supplier

Here is a press release from AMP Holding Inc. CINCINNATI, Ohio, April 14, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via PRWEB – AMP Holding Inc. (OTCQB: AMPD) the parent company of AMP Electric Vehicles Inc., today announced that the United States Postal Service has informed AMP that the company has advanced in the Next Generation Delivery Vehicle […]

USPS Continues to Modify Plant Consolidation Schedule

USPS Continues to Modify Plant Consolidation Schedule On April 10, 2015, the USPS announced its latest list of last minute “public” changes to the Phase II-2015 USPS Network Rationalization Consolidation list. This is the second consecutive week that the Postal Service has made last minute modifications to the Network Rationalization Consolidation list – affecting a […]

NLRB Issues Complaint Against USPS for Failing to Bargain Over Massive USPS Data Breach

NLRB Issues Complaint Against United States Postal Service for Failing to Bargain Over and Provide Information to National Rural Letter Carriers’ Association Regarding Massive USPS Data Breach The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has issued a Complaint against the Postal Service alleging that it violated federal labor law by failing to bargain with the National […]

NLRB Slams Postal Service For Failure to Bargain over Employee Data Breach

NLRB Slams Postal Service For Failure to Bargain over Employee Data Breach 04/08/2015 – In a first-of-its-kind complaint, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has cited the Postal Service for failing to bargain with the APWU over last year’s massive data security breach. The incident, which was revealed to the union and employees in mid-November, […]

USPS list of major changes to plant consolidation schedule

USPS list of major changes to plant consolidation schedule Updated April 3, 2015 USPS announced its latest list of last minute “public” changes to the Phase II-2015 USPS Network Rationalization Consolidation list. These changes affected Cape Girardeau, MO P&DF and Paducah, KY P&DF move dates. Augusta, GA and Norfolk, VA facilities move dates changed just […]