APWU Web News Article #076-09, July 1, 2009
At a meeting at USPS Headquarters on June 23, the Postal Service briefed APWU Clerk Craft officers [PDF Powerpoint presentation] about plans to consolidate operations in large stations and branches. Managers also provided the union with an updated list [Excel spreadsheet] of 3,243 stations and branches in Level-24-and-above installations that are being reviewed.
At the briefing, postal officials said that among the stations under review, 740 already had been identified as candidates for consolidation and/or closing. (The Postal Service has not yet provided the list to the APWU; when it does, the list will be posted at www.apwu.org.) [Full Story]