USPS to suspend mail delivery Dec. 5

The president has declared Dec. 5 a national day of mourning in honor of former President George H.W. Bush, and as a result the Postal Service will be suspending mail delivery on that day.

According to USPS, it will also will provide limited package delivery service on that day.

An alert on its website says: “To honor the life and legacy of President Bush, the Postal Service will observe the national day of mourning: All Post Office locations will be closed; Regular mail will not be delivered; Package delivery will be limited.”

This is an addition an earlier announcement by the president that the federal government would also be closed on Wednesday, Dec. 5.

Learn more here.

Reader comments

Wed, Dec 5, 2018 Dawnna Buffalo NY

This show great respect for our late President George W Bush. May you R.I.P. Sir

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