POStPlan: How to save $500 million without really trying


When the Postal Service gave the Postal Regulatory Commission its request for an Advisory Opinion on POStPlan — the plan to reduce hours at 13,000 post offices — it provided no cost-savings analysis.  In his testimony, USPS witness Jeffrey Day says only that “the Postal Service anticipates that the POStPlan will provide significant labor cost savings due to lower salary … Read More

POStPlan: New lists, maps, financials, and more


Last week the Postal Service submitted to the Postal Regulatory Commission its Request for an Advisory Opinion on POStPlan — the plan to reduce the hours at 13,000 small post offices.  These downgraded offices will be called Remotely Managed Post Offices (RMPOs), meaning that the full-time postmaster responsible for administering the office will be located at another post office. Along … Read More

POStPlan list box


POStPlan Lists & Maps POStPlan offices with all USPS facilities POStPlan offices only POStPlan offices under suspension POStPlan offices removed from RAOI Summary Spreadsheet Average Post Office Walk-In Revenue Earned Hours Data – SOV/CVS Hours reduced, per state Impacted offices, per state [Google Fusion Tables (with the maps) was shut down on Dec. 3, 2019. Here are the spreadsheet versions … Read More