U.S. Postal Service


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U.S. Postal Service

A government organization in the United States that delivers mail to individuals and businesses. It is required to offer the same prices for the entire U.S., regardless of geography. It is also the only organization allowed access to mail boxes with "U.S. Mail" stamped on them. It traces its origins to 1775.
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Most of the mail was headed out of state, while about 10 percent of it was was bound for the 900 ZIP code areas in Los Angeles, said Terri Bouffiou, a spokeswoman for the U.
Stacia Crane, manager of Consumer Affairs for the Van Nuys U.
Agua Dulce is a community of roughly 13,000 in a six-mile radius, said Terri Bouffiou, a spokeswoman for the U.
Letter carriers deliver to 1,669 residential and business addresses, added Vivian Uthe, who coordinated the establishment of the new branch for the U.

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