February 6, 2013
United States Postal Service Letter Carrier Lakesha Dortch-Hardy delivers mail in Chicago in this file photo taken November 29, 2012. The U.S. Postal Service is planning to drop Saturday delivery of first-class mail, a congressional source said on Wednesday. The cash-strapped mail agency will still deliver packages, said the source, who is familiar with the matter but not authorized to speak on the record.
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The U.S. Postal Service will stop delivering mail on Saturdays but continue to deliver packages six days a week under a plan aimed at saving about $2 billion annually, the financially struggling agency says.