Silver Spring, MD, post office may be losing customers due to location


Business owners and residents in Silver Spring are hoping to convince the Postal Service to bring back a post office to downtown.  Last year, two post offices— the main post office branch at 8616 Second Street and the Silver Spring Center branch at 8455 Colesville Road— were consolidated into one at a new location on 16th Street.  But the new location, for an urban area that is growing, is not easily accessible.  Read more.