UPDATE: Jan. 13 hearing set on Tupelo postal consolidation plan

TUPELO – The U.S. Postal Service will hold a public meeting Jan. 13 to discuss its proposal to move some mail processing operations from Tupelo to Memphis.

The meeting will take place at 6:30 p.m. at the Link Centre, 1800 W. Main St.

A summary of the proposal and presentation materials will be made available to the public on usps.com before the meeting.

The Postal Service has been studying the possible consolidation as a way to cut costs and improve efficiency.

For more on this story, read Wednesday’s Daily Journal.

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