U.S. Postal Service gets ready for busiest mailing day


Springfield - Today is expected to be the busiest mailing day for the U.S. Postal Service.


If you're planning on mailing out your holiday gifts today, you could be joined by about 6 million other people who plan to ship today. Public relations representative of the U.S. Postal Service, Zy Richardson said they are expecting many Americans to ship out today "We are projecting about 607 million pieces of mail to be processed just on today alone."


Just a decade ago Americans sent out 670 million letters and packages for the busiest mailing day.

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