Post Office forced to close Santa Maria, TX location


Valley Star: The U.S. Post Office is temporarily closing the Santa Maria, Texas, post office because of problems with the building.

According to a news release from the USPS, the emergency closure impacts the entire building located at 11175 Military Highway. It will remain closed to business until officials can assess the conditions and pass a safety inspection.

In the meantime, residents of the tiny community are asked to use the post office in Progreso.

The post office says no one will be allowed inside the building and there is no timeline of when it will reopen.