ZIP Code

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ZIP Code

Zoning Improvement Plan Code. A series of five numbers identifying the area of the United States in which to deliver mail. While some ZIP codes are reserved for post office boxes and single addresses receiving large volumes of mail, most identify the general area, such as the town or neighborhood, to which correspondence is addressed. They were introduced in 1963.
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Salem Al Shaya, Assistant CEO, operations, Emirates Post, presented certificates to the employees of the 4th Postal Zone, as well as for best-performing employees from all the postal zones of the UAE at a felicitation function held at Emirates Post head office in Dubai.
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As postal zones have been increasingly used by insurance companies, auto dealers and even mail-order catalogs to determine appropriate insurance and sales tax rates, Oak Park residents have found themselves paying more based on a misconception that they live in Los Angeles County.
Because postal zones are commonly used by auto dealerships, mail-order retail businesses and insurance companies to determine insurance and sales tax rates, Oak Park residents often pay more based on the misconception that they live in Los Angeles County.
As postal zones often are used by auto dealers, insurance companies and mail-order catalog services to determine appropriate insurance and sales tax rates, Oak Park residents have paid higher bills based on the misconception that they live in Los Angeles County.
The following postal zones will be covered in this phase of AMR installations, which will take place for the balance of summer and into the fall:
The listing has irked Oak Park residents for 30 years because postal zones are commonly used by automobile dealerships, insurance companies and mail-order retail businesses to determine insurance and sales tax rates.