Recent Topics
Hairline Cracks in Radiator
by Merkava_4
02/10/16 12:05 AM
Super Tech Syn 5/30
by RevRider
02/09/16 11:31 PM
Installing a dish washer.
by ram_man
02/09/16 10:37 PM
Strangest Three Wheel Car Ever
by Fsharp
02/09/16 09:57 PM
Remove Gasoilne and other Blowby Gasses
by landtoy80
02/09/16 09:48 PM
Trans Am said goodbye to his battery today.
by ls1mike
02/09/16 09:39 PM
Lil Big Rig - I want one
by montero1
02/09/16 09:01 PM
[Cut Open] Champ PH2808 - Torn Pleat
by Bud_One
02/09/16 08:41 PM
2015 silverado dealer oil change
by Realtech214
02/09/16 08:27 PM
delo 400 $17/gallon at walmart now?
by motor_oil_madman
02/09/16 08:23 PM
Looks like Classics are going bye,bye at WM
by chainblu
02/09/16 08:18 PM
acdelco ph64
by gabriel9766
02/09/16 08:11 PM
Newest Members
robco, TrogDorInjection, wytenow, maxud, OrchardAuto
56875 Registered Users
Who's Online
46 registered (Bandito440, 01rangerxl, 87sammy, anonobomber, A1O, 4 invisible), 678 Guests and 199 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
56875 Members
66 Forums
244477 Topics
3981442 Posts

Max Online: 2862 @ 07/07/14 03:10 PM
Donate to BITOG
Topic Options
#3330757 - 04/01/14 08:36 PM Post Office Blues
Cristobal Offline


Registered: 01/02/11
Posts: 2286
Loc: Cal-Neva-Ari
I drove to a local P.O. to send a letter to my attorney. They have a "drive up" blue letter box. It is huge, and will hold easily 1-1/2 cubic meters of mail.

It was full to the brim. It looked like it had not been emptied in a week, and it is in front of the Post Office building.

Holy smokes, what's happening?
_________________________
Surrounded by ferocious, snarling, & spoiled Poodles!





Top
#3330763 - 04/01/14 08:39 PM Re: Post Office Blues [Re: Cristobal]
Donald Offline


Registered: 03/21/04
Posts: 16069
Loc: Upstate NY
Maybe a lot of alimony checks being mailed and due on the 1st.
_________________________
2015 Subaru Forester 2.5 engine/CVT PP & M1
2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0 - PP & M1
1999 Dodge Ram 2500 w/Cummins - Rotella T6 & M1


Top
#3330793 - 04/01/14 09:05 PM Re: Post Office Blues [Re: Cristobal]
hattaresguy Offline


Registered: 06/01/11
Posts: 7142
Loc: CT
Its the first, everything gets mailed. My tenants better have their rent checks in the mail or evictions will be filling up the outgoing box on the 10th!


Edited by hattaresguy (04/01/14 09:07 PM)

Top
#3330798 - 04/01/14 09:09 PM Re: Post Office Blues [Re: Cristobal]
dishdude Offline


Registered: 11/14/08
Posts: 6076
Loc: Phoenix
The mail never stops!

_________________________
2015 Grand Cherokee 1k mi
2001 GMC Sonoma 207k mi

Top
#3330925 - 04/01/14 11:24 PM Re: Post Office Blues [Re: Cristobal]
spackard Offline


Registered: 03/24/11
Posts: 1261
Loc: CA
Close to tax day too.
Once I filed close to the cutoff day and the driveup boxes were full.

Top
#3331567 - 04/02/14 04:37 PM Re: Post Office Blues [Re: Cristobal]
sxg6 Offline


Registered: 05/23/04
Posts: 2339
Loc: CT
Especially surprising since most drop boxes I've seen at the post office are supposed to get emptied multiple times per day.

Top
#3331618 - 04/02/14 05:55 PM Re: Post Office Blues [Re: sxg6]
Kruse Offline


Registered: 10/05/05
Posts: 3560
Loc: Kansas
Originally Posted By: sxg6
Especially surprising since most drop boxes I've seen at the post office are supposed to get emptied multiple times per day.


No kidding. When they empty them, they are supposed to take a scanner out there and the scanner reads the bar code that is pasted inside the drop box to prove to the postal authorities that the mail was picked up.

Top