UPDATE: Retro Payments To Be Made on May 15, 2020

We have been advised by Postal Service Headquarters officials that rural carriers will see the contractual retro payment in their May 15, 2020 paycheck/direct deposit. This delayed payment remains inexcusable, excessive, unreasonable, and unprecedented. The Step 4 grievance we filed on February 24, 2020 is unaffected by this development and will be heard by the parties at Step 4. Absent a satisfactory resolution, we intend to pursue this grievance in National Arbitration.

Note: Anyone no longer working for the USPS for whatever reason, that is entitled to the retro payment will receive their payment in a check. The check will be mailed to their last duty station and can be picked up at that location.


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