U.S. Postal Service

The mail processing plant on 9th Street in Oshtemo Township
Rebecca Thiele, WMUK

You might have noticed that your letters and bills aren’t reaching their destinations as fast as they used to. That’s because the United States Postal Service changed its delivery standards in January. It now takes two days for an average First Class letter to arrive instead of one.


Sorting and processing work will be transferred to Grand Rapids

Mail and processing work done in Oshtemo Township will shift to Grand Rapids

Postal Service to Stop Saturday Mail Delivery

Feb 6, 2013

Over the past few years, the U.S. Postal Service has pushed for a five-day mailing system. The Postal Service plans to cut service on Saturdays starting this August to reduce costs. However, residents with P.O. boxes will still receive mail on Saturdays.