The following is a response to ClickOnDetroit’s callout for recent experiences with the Post Office. Share yours below.
“I mailed a card to an address in the 48208 zip code. It arrived 6 weeks later. I requested forms from my insurance company, they arrived 3 weeks from the date of the printing. Two to three days a week there is no mail at all, not even junk mail.”
-- Karen Bellamy (ZIP: 48235)
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A national spotlight has been shone on the United State Postal Service as the agency recently warned 46 states that mail-in ballots may not be returned in time for the November election -- even if they are mailed on time -- amid delayed and reduced services caused by a lack of federal funding.
Postmaster General Louis DeJoy has announced that he was suspending certain changes until after the fall election while complaints about the mail have been piling up for weeks.
We want to hear what you’re experiencing. Have you experienced a delay with your mail -- either sending or receiving it? Has a loved one not received his or her medicine through the mail on time? Have you missed a bill payment because you did not receive the mail on time?
Please let us know with as much detail as possible: