United States Postal Service
The cost of mailing a letter is once again going up across South Florida. That’s because the US Postal Service announced Tuesday it will be increasing postage rates.
Beginning Tuesday, United States mail will now be delivered to Canada after postal workers were told to go back to work.
The United States Postal Service is in dire need of money and have turned to Congress, including South Florida Representative Mario Diaz-Balart, to help get its financial house in order.
Congress woman Federica Wilson met with officials in Liberty City Saturday to talk about the recent closing of a local post office. In total, two South Florida post office were declared permanently closed Friday.
Two South Florida post offices will close permanently due to a decrease in revenue, the United States Postal Service announced Monday.
Postal rates will go up in April, but the cost of sending the basic letter will remain the same.
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