Rural carriers really connect with their customers, and are often considered members
of the community regardless of where they live. Noticing mail that is not picked
up as usual, lost children, wandering pets Read more here…
Legislative News Flash
This Wednesday, January 29th, the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
Committee is scheduled to vote on S. 1486. The proposed changes to this postal reform
Read more here…
FYI - There are service messages coming in on the scanners; the scanners beep incessantly
until you read he message or confirm you have done so. They have been discussing
this at the headquarters Read more here…
Carriers are NOT required to sign the PS4239 (daily worksheet); only management must
sign the form each day.
For information about Illinois Rural Letter Carriers’ Association 2012-2013 Membership
Dues, please click here.
Mail Count Issues
If you are counting, please take note; - There are a lot of small issues and a lot
of huge issues that we are getting calls about; many we have been able to fix right
away by a phone call, others may take a day or Read more here…
2014 Winter Booster, Timber Creek Inn, Sandwich, Illinois
Despite the blowing snow and frigid temperatures the Booster in Sandwich was a well-attended
and informative event. Timber Creek Inn provided a Read more here…
The USPS is moving forward with Post Plan, which includes combining the administrative
work of up to 5 offices under the roof of one Postmaster. The administrative post
office where the Read more here…
Links to your Representatives
To find links to your representatives please visit the Resource Page at the top right
of this page or click here.
2014 State Convention
Timbercreek Hotel and Convention Center, Sandwich, Illinois.