Holiday Mailing Calendar Is Published

The United States Postal Service has shared its 2019 holiday shipping deadlines and is expanding Sunday delivery to locations with high package volumes beginning Nov. 24.USPS already delivers packages on Sundays in most major cities, and it anticipates delivering more than 8 million packages on Sundays in December. Mail carriers will also deliver packages for an additional fee on Christmas Day in select locations. USPSrecommends the following mailing and shipping deadlines for expected delivery by Dec. 25 to Air/Army Post Office/Fleet Post Office/Diplomatic Post Office and domestic addresses*:Dec. 9 – APO/FPO/DPO (ZIP Code 093 only) December 14 – USPS Retail Ground Dec. 18 – APO/FPO/DPO (except ZIP Code 093) USPS Priority Mail ExpressDec. 20 – First-Class Mail (including greeting cards)Dec. 20 – First-Class packages (up to 15.99 ounces)Dec. 21 – Priority MailDec. 23 – Priority Mail Express*.

Source: MG News

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