Postal Service holiday reminder

June 22nd, 2015 3:34 pm

First Posted: 12/3/2008

The Postal Service expects to deliver 19 billion letters, packages and cards between Thanksgiving and Christmas, with the busiest mailing day expected to be Monday, Dec. 15, when more than 960 million cards and letters will be processed. The following are mail-by dates: Dec. 4: Military mail destined for Iraq or Afghanistan Dec. 11: Military mail to other international destinations Dec. 16: Parcel Post, the most economical service Dec. 20: First-Class Mail Dec. 20: Priority Mail Dec. 23: Express Mail