Rallying to save the P.O.

First Posted: 12/28/2008

Noxen residents rallied on Saturday, Dec. 20, at the temporary mobile postal facility on Route 29 in an attempt to save their post office.

At left, Noxen resident Kimberly Atkinson braves the cold to offer her support. Below, Kathy Pauley, of Noxen, rallies the crowd to save the post office.

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The Noxen Post Office will likely undergo an emergency suspension of operation for up to 180 days beginning next month, said Ray Daiutolo Sr., public affairs and communications representative for the Postal Service. Operations managers are evaluating the situation and the exact start date for the suspension is not known. Operations will suspend when the land lease expires in January.

The Noxen Post Office is housed in a trailer on property leased to the Postal Service.

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