What happens at the post office?

Answer The post office handles a number of things. Mail is delivered and received and sorted put into post office boxes. It's prepared for shipping in a variety of ways.StampsConsumers purchase postage st... Read More »

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What ID is needed for the post office?

The U.S. post office requires a current photo ID and non-photo identification that can be traced back to you. Acceptable forms of photo identification include driver's license, state ID card, passp... Read More »

What is it like working at the post office?

As of 2010, more than 600,000 people in the United States work for the postal service. Job outlook is poor, though, with a projected $7 billion loss in 2010, according to The Associated Press. Post... Read More »

What post office is open in Lorain on tax day?

In 2010, two post offices in Lorain County, Ohio offered 24-hour self-service lobbies for filing tax returns: Amherst and Elyria. The nearest post offices opened and staffed were the Cleveland Main... Read More »

What is the largest box the post office will accept?

The largest package for parcel post: the combined length and width around largest point of the package must be 130 inches or less. With other package services, that size decreases to 108 inches. Yo... Read More »