Postal News Roundup
Loyola Avenue Postal Processing Center Back on Chopping Block- The New Orleans Advocate
According to [a study by the Fiscal Policy Institute], the impact of the consolidation would go beyond direct losses. It estimated that due to “reduced business and consumer spending” associated with the consolidation, New Orleans would lose a total of 1,079 jobs and $60 million in labor income.
Postal Service Considering Closure of New Orleans- NOLA Media Group
The report argues that the Postal Service's calculation about streamlined savings doesn't consider the lost tax revenues to federal, state and local governments.
Report: Tucson Would Lose $49 Million in Postal Consolidation- Arizona Daily Star
Tucson would lose $49 million in economic activity as a result of its mail processing facility’s consolidation to Phoenix, an analysis report shows.