Union denounces Canada Post’s plan to end doorstep mail delivery

Posted by Presort.com on 12/13/13

 Canada’s postal union has described Canada Post’s plan to end door-to-door mail delivery as “short-sighted and foolish”.

The Crown Corporation yesterday announced a five-point strategy to pull itself out of financial dire straits, including plans to stop delivering mail to individual households, in favour of community mailboxes.

The move would affect about a third of Canadian homes, with most Canadian households already receiving their mail and parcels through community or grouped mailboxes.

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