“Neither snow, nor rain, nor heat, nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds.” It’s the biggest delivery day of the year.
You can expect long lines today at post offices across the country. The U.S. Postal Service says this will be its busiest day of the year, with customers trying to beat tomorrow’s deadline for getting cards and packages delivered before Christmas.
Postal workers will process and deliver 55-billion pieces of holiday mail this season, nationwide.
It’s also predicted today will be the busiest day for online transactions, with over seven-million customers expected to visit usps.com.
People can print postage and request a carrier pick up their packages on that website.