Post Office Post-Mortem: Historic Somerville PO up for sale


The historic Somerville, Mass., post office closed this past spring, and now it's on the market.  But as Scout Somerville writes today, "the Union Square property continues to incite debate, speculation and federal review – partially focused on the Ross Moffett mural located in the lobby, whether the USPS was lax in following Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act, the lack of outcry from public officials around the sale and claims that closure of the office has affected postal service in the city."  Read more.