Whitsett, TX post office closed over lease issue


The Postal Service has closed the post office in Whitsett, Texas, for an emergency suspension because of it was unable to negotiate a renewal of the lease with the landlord.  The Whitsett post office was on the list of 3,700 facilities slated for closure in 2011, then it was put on the POStPlan list and had its hours reduced to four a day back in November 2012.  The lease expired on October 8, 2013.  The office closed on October 4.  Read more.