Post office may close 1 in 10 outlets
Published 07/27/2011, The Jamestown Sun
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Postal Service is considering closing more than 1 in 10 of its retail outlets. The financially troubled agency announced Tuesday that it will study 3,653 local offices, branches and stations for possible closing. But many of those may be replaced by what the service is calling Village Post Offices in which postal services are offered in local stores, libraries or government offices.Word count: 856
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