Archive for February 2012

45th Edition

Posted in , Uncategorized, USPS, Postal Service, Letter Carrier, Postal History, postal news, postal, post office, postal museum, postmaster by yourpostalpodcast on February 16th, 2012

Cycling carriers make deliveries green; and an old Post Office makes history

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HinsdalePostOffice.jpgThis edition of Your Postal Podcast takes you to sunny Arizona, where letter carriers have been delivering mail on bicycles for more than a quarter-century.

You'll also hear about a New England Post Office that has operated continuously in the same building longer than any other in the nation.

The podcast concludes with its usual roundup of the latest Postal Service news.

For a transcript of this podcast, please click here.

Please click here to share comments or ideas for future podcast stories. And don't forget to check out www.YourPostalBlog.com for more frequent news updates.

Thanks for listening!

Photo top: Sun City, AZ, Letter Carrier Robert Franco uses a bike to deliver the mail.

Second Photo: The record-setting Hinsdale, NH, Post Office.

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45th Edition, Transcript

Posted in , Uncategorized, USPS, Postal Service, Letter Carrier, Postal History, postal, post office, stamp, sustainability, postmaster by yourpostalpodcast on February 16th, 2012

Click here for a transcript of YPP v.45.

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