January 31, 2019

U.S. Postal Service will Resume Mail Delivery in Gateway District on Friday, February 1

ILLINOIS/MISSOURI — After a two day service suspension due to extreme weather, mail delivery, collections and pick-up services will resume on Friday, February 1 throughout the Gateway District.

In the Gateway District, regular mail delivery will resume for the 618, 619, 623, 624, 625, 626, 627, 634, and 635 ZIP Codes in Illinois and Missouri. All Post Offices will be open and offering full retail services.

“As we resume delivery, we ask our customers to continue clearing sidewalks, paths and approaches to the mailboxes for the continued safety of our letter carriers,” said Gateway District Manager, Chuck Sciurba. “We sincerely thank and appreciate the assistance, cooperation and concern from customers for our employees during this unprecedented time.”

For continued service updates, please visit the USPS Service Alerts page: http://about.usps.com/newsroom/service-alerts/.

Postal employees are reminded to call the National Employee Emergency Hotline at 1-888-363-7462 for updated reporting information.

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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