Mailing Deadlines Approaching Fast
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Get your parcels wrapped and ready to send.

The U.S. Postal Service has announced its shipping deadlines for packages to arrive by Christmas Eve 2022.

The deadline for regular ground service is December 17th. Priority Mail must be sent by December 19th,  and the Priority Mail Express deadline is December 23rd.  These dates exclude Hawaii and Alaska.  Allow more time if you are mailing items to Alaska, Hawaii and foreign countries.

The Postal Service is urging people to get their packages and cards mailed as soon as possible.

 

 

A fleet of US postal service vehicles parked in a line.

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