How do you feel about 5 day mail service? The Postal Regulatory Commission is looking for feedback from the public about the elimination of Saturday mail service:
“The Commission is the watchdog agency that determines if the Postal Service meets its Universal Service Obligation to the nation. Our process will provide multiple opportunities for the public to be heard and for all the facts to be considered before the Commission issues its Advisory Opinion,” said Chairman Ruth Y. Goldway. “The ball is in our court now. There will be no final decision until the record is complete.”
I was surprised to learn that 5-day mail service was proposed many times before, and seriously considered in 1977 and 1980.
In related news, PRC Chairman Ruth Goldway explains the role of the PRC and the process behind changing the mail service in this C-Span video:
What do you think? Should the USPS switch to 5 day mail service?