Union, Activists and Officials Fight Sale of Landmark Bronx Post Office


DNAInfo: "Bronx officials, activists and union representatives are calling on the United States Postal Service to immediately halt its sale of the Bronx General Post Office – a plan they have contested in the past.

"The 170,000-square-foot building on East 149th Street and the Grand Concourse, filled with murals from the 1930s, was listed on the “USPS Properties for Sales” website, run by the real estate company CBRE Group. The deadline for offers was recently updated to next Wednesday, a short window that indicates an interested buyer has likely come forward, critics said."  Read more.