Old Market to lose door-to-door mail delivery under plan that could expand to other areas
Kyle Robino, left, owner of the Old Market Habitat store, receives her business's mail Tuesday from postal carrier Becky Palma. But door-to-door delivery to Old Market businesses is coming to an end: This summer, the U.S. Postal Service plans to start leaving that mail in cluster boxes.
Posted: Thursday, May 9, 2013 12:00 am
For Tim Smith, grabbing the mail at his Old Market business is about as easy at it gets — the postal carrier leaves it on his front counter.
That convenience is scheduled to end this summer for businesses in the Old Market, an area on track to become one of the first to lose door-to-door delivery as the U.S. Postal Service looks for ways to cut costs in Omaha.
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Thursday, May 9, 2013 12:00 am.