Post Office Announces New Postal Service Contract in Northeast Jonesboro

JUNE 6, 2006 - Posted at 2:33 p.m. CST

JONESBORO, AR - The U.S. Postal Service this afternoon announced a new Contract Postal Unit (CPU) which will open Thursday in northeast Jonesboro at Bill's Fresh Market (3605 East Johnson St.).

A full line of postal products and services are available at the new CPU including postage stamps, Express and Priority mail service, special services packaging products and more. Postal customers may also deposit letter and parcel mail at the contract unit.  The hours of operation will be from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday.

"Customers will easily recognize the presence of Postal services at new contract locations by the exterior and interior signage, as well as the new retail customer configuration and product display," said Hillrey Adams, Jonesboro Postmaster.

The Postal Service has re-engineered the entire contract postal unit program in an effort to better serve the needs of postal customers.