Brooklyn’s Pratt Station Post Office

Temporary Business Schedule

Customers Directed to Use New Location

October 21, 2014 @USPS

BROOKLYN, NY — The Pratt Station Post Office will suspend retail operations at the present location effective October 25, 2014.  This comes as a follow up to an August, 2014 announcement stating the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) would be vacating the premises at the present Pratt Station Post Office in Brooklyn NY.  Postal officials are acting upon a request received from the building owner stating that they wish to reclaim the space leased by the USPS. 

Temporary Business Schedule
Starting October 27, 2014, customers are being directed to follow this temporary business schedule:

Post Office Box Services
Present Post Office Box customers may retrieve their post office box mail at the new location, Pratt Station Post Office, 609 Myrtle Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11205.  Hours for post office box services are 9:00am – 2:00pm.

Package Pick Up
Customers who receive an attempted delivery notice at their home or business address may pick up  packages at the Metropolitan Post Office, 47 Debevoise Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11206. 

Customers wishing to conduct postal business may visit one of the following expanded locations in the same vicinity. 

Mobile Truck Unit
609 Myrtle Avenue
Mon-Fri 10am-2pm
Purchase Stamps, Pay PO Box
Payment, Mail Packages

Adelphi Postal Station
950 Fulton Street
Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 9am-1pm

Metropolitan Postal Station
47 Debevoise Street
Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 8am-1pm

Duane Reade
756 Myrtle Avenue

379 Myrtle Avenue

Stamps and sending packages
are always available on

To find additional nearby post offices and alternate locations that offer USPS products and services visit

Postmaster Edward Roggenkamp and the Pratt Post Office team wish to thank the community for their patience and cooperation – and especially their patronage over the years – while the USPS works through this transition. 

The Postal Service receives no tax dollars for operating expenses, and relies on the sale of postage, products and services to fund its operations.

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