2017 NRLCA National Convention Updates

Updates from various sources – Let’s all thank them for giving us the information. Engineer Study Panel chair recommends everything turned over by October 31st, 2017.  Parties evaluate and comment by November 30th, 2017.   Chair issues final determination by February 28th, 2018 [embeddoc url=”https://www.ruralinfo.net/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/2017-National-convention-notes-2-2.pdf” viewer=”google”]     PMG Brennan PMG was present and spontaneously … Read more

A few highlights from South Atlantic Conference

Shared with permission Seemed to be a lot of talk about the Parcel business and it’s future with the USPS. Seems they are looking to expand into areas such as same day delivery or more parcel driven items. Christmas time was extremely busy and bodes well for the future. Also barcodes on all Parcels is … Read more

2012 NRLCA National Convention Updates

These highlights have been combined from several different sources.  Thanks to everyone for sharing!  We all really appreciate it. MON: Paul Schwartz, NRLCA Legislative director says the upcoming elections are the most critical in many years. A band-aid fix to our woes may be done in the lame-duck session. The afternoon seminar explaining the recent … Read more

Video: Postmaster General booed by rural carriers

Donahoe was not met with such a warm reception while speaking to thousands of letter carriers in downtown Buffalo, who booed the Postmaster General. He stood by his five-day mail delivery plan for some locations. “What comes in the mailbox today is just not enough revenue for six-day delivery,” Donahue said. “We think it’s a … Read more

VIDEO: Rural Letter Carriers meet in Buffalo

The City of Buffalo is getting a visit from the Post Master General, and it’s all part of the Rural Letter Carriers’ Association National Convention. The 108th National Convention is taking place at the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center through Friday. Highlights of the event include Post Master General Patrick R. Donahoe, a key note address … Read more