USPS National and California News

News from USPS National and USPS California.
BOSTON — Postmaster General Megan J. Brennan today dedicated a Forever stamp commemorating the centennial of the birth of our nation’s 35th President, John F. Kennedy.
Stamp commemorating JFK’s birth centennial
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COVELO, CA — On Saturday, February 25, 2017, at 1:00 PM Darla Ahearn will follow a tradition that dates back to 1870 when the first Post Office was established. Ahearn will raise her right hand to be sworn in as the new Covelo Postmaster at 23925 Howard St., Covelo, CA 95428, in the community room connected to the library across the street from the Post Office.
Darla Ahearn takes Oath of Office as Covelo Postmaster
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SACRAMENTO DISTRICT – Late yesterday, the mandatory evacuations of nearly 200,000 residents were lifted.
Oroville Dam Evacuations Lifted
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SACRAMENTO DISTRICT – Employees of the United States Postal Service provide an essential service to residential and business customers.
USPS National Employee Emergency Hotline
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SACRAMENTO DISTRICT — Mandatory evacuations of nearly 200,000 residents were imposed in eight California cities after a hole in an emergency spillway at the Oroville Dam threatened to flood the surrounding area. These evacuations are impacting operations at a number of post offices.
Oroville Dam evacuations continue to impact mail delivery
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SACRAMENTO DISTRICT – Mandatory evacuations of nearly 200,000 residents have been imposed in eight California counties after a hole in an emergency spillway at the Oroville Dam threatened to flood the surrounding area.
Oroville Dam Evacuations Impacting Mail Delivery
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WASHINGTON -- Excluding the effects of a $1.7 billion change in its workers' compensation liability due to fluctuations in interest rates, the U.S. Postal Service posted a net loss of approximately $200 million for the first quarter of fiscal year 2017 (October 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016).
USPS FY 2017 first quarter results
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WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service today kicked off this year’s Black History Month observances by dedicating the Dorothy Height Forever stamp during a ceremony at Howard University.
Women’s, civil rights legend Dorothy Height honored with Forever stamp
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WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service dedicated a new U.S. Flag stamp today at the Southeastern Stamp Expo in Norcross, GA, continuing the organization’s tradition of celebrating patriotism through stamps that feature one of our nation’s most recognizable symbols. The stamp features a detail from a photograph of the billowing Stars and Stripes.
USPS releases U.S. flag stamp
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WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service will commemorate the centennial of President John F. Kennedy’s birth by dedicating a Forever stamp in his honor at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston.
JFK Forever Stamp to be Dedicated on Presidents Day
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