Rockford Post Office

Post Office Carriers Moving to Rockford

January 7, 2010 // 0 Comments

by JUDY REED From the time the first U.S. Post Office was established in Cedar Springs on February 4, 1857, mail carriers have always worked out of the local office. As of January 16, 2010, that will no longer be the case. Instead, they will work out of the larger Rockford location. “The U.S. Postal Service has been looking at their finances and what would be a more [...]

Rockford Post Office to close at noon on July 3

June 25, 2009 // 0 Comments

Noon set as day’s final mail collection Rockford’s Post Office will close at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, July 3, 2009, to allow retail employees to spend more time with their families. Noon will be the last collection for mail deposited in blue collection boxes that day. All collection points that have a regularly scheduled collection time prior to 12:00 p.m. (noon) [...]

Rockford Post Office loses ‘one of the best’

April 1, 2009 // 0 Comments

by CHRISTINE BIGNEY Andrew Shears Andrew Shears has been going to work to the Rockford Post Office everyday for the past 30 years But come Friday, April 3, Shears will don his postal blues for the last time. Shear’s supervisor, Fred Farage, said that the person who replaces Shears will have some very big shoe’s to fill. “One of the things about Andrew is [...]