Is my Post Office open?

Last updated Apr. 17, 2014, 3 p.m. ET


Oakland Post Office, 21541 – Authorities have declared a five-mile evacuation area due to a propane tank truck accident. Retail operations have been temporarily suspended and delivery service is impacted. Customers will be serviced out of the Mountain Lake Park Post Office, located at 1325 Maryland Hwy, Oakland, MD, 21550.

New York

Baychester P.O. 10469 – Retail operations have temporarily been suspended at the Baychester P.O., resulting from the Con Edison - NY Power utility company shutting down power in the area to fix an underground problem. Power should be restored before Apr. 9.

James A. Farley Post Office, 10001 — Partial service has resumed following a temporary disruption due to an underground fire on April. 2. The 380 lobby on the 33rd Street side, 9th Avenue, is open to customers. The main lobby remains closed until power is restored.

Full operations are expected to resume before the end of the day. Please check back for updates.


Arlington, WA — Due to road closures and emergency conditions following the mudslide that hit Oso and State Highway 530 on March 22, customers who receive home delivery in Oso may retrieve mail at the Darrington Post Office located at 715 Givens Avenue, Darrington, WA, 98241. Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m., Monday through Friday. Customers must bring appropriate ID.

Please check back for updates.


Cranwood PO, 44128: Facility has experienced flooding, resulting in a disruption of retail services.

Northridge PO, 45414: Facility experienced structural damage resulting from a car being driven into the building.


As a result of the winter storm, operations have temporarily been suspended at the following Post Office:

  • Chincoteague Island PO, 23336


Due to structural damage as a result of falling debris from an adjacent building, all PO Box delivery and retail operations have been temporarily suspended at the Lula Post Office. Customers may obtain their mail at the Clarksdale Post Office, located at 236 Sharkey Ave, Clarksdale, MS 38614. Clarksdale Post Office hours of operation are Mon – Fri from 8:30 am – 5:00 pm, and Saturday from 9:30 am – 11:30 am.

New Jersey

Operations have been suspended at the West Englewood Post Office as a result of structural damage to a roof support beam. Operations have been transferred to Teaneck Main Post Office.

West Englewood PO, 07666 – Customers are being serviced out of the Teaneck Main Post Office, located at 751 Palisade Ave, Teaneck, NJ, 07666.


Carbon monoxide has been detected in the Beaverdale Post Office. As a result, service at the office has been suspended, pending investigation.

Please check back for updates.

Oklahoma tornadoes

As the clean-up effort continues in the Moore, OK, area, the Postal Service is continuing to update service for customers in the 73160, 73153, and 73170 ZIP Codes.

Poteau – No Power


A number of Post Offices have been impacted by the widespread flooding and road closures. The Postal Service has relocated postal services for a number of facilities and addresses. Delivery will be made as long as roads remain open, passable and safe. If a home has been impacted by floodwaters and the resident needs mail to go to a temporary address, fill out a change of address at or pick up a form at any Post Office.

This is important information for those waiting on medication, checks, and important documents.