Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe says window hours will be
shortened -- not just at locations that were on the closure list but at most
According to the Postal Service
website, new retail hours are proposed locally
- Bartlett, Cutler, Dexter City-Macksburg, Little Hocking, Lower Salem and
Whipple: four hours per day.
- Newport and Waterford: six hours per
Access to lobbies and PO boxes would remain unchanged. The plan will be
implemented over the next two years.
The Postal Service says the reduced hours should cut
expenses considerably more than the closures would have.