The US Postal Service has established a review process for certain Post Offices known as the POST Plan. The Tuskasegee Post Office was among the the offices evaluated under the POST Plan criteria. The Postal Service is now soliciting communuity input to heklp determine the best course of action for providing postal services to the communities which will be affected by the Post Office Closings. The Postal Service will hold a meeting at the Tuckasegee Post Office located off Canada Road in Tuckasegee on October 10th. The time of the meeting is 4:30 p.m. At the meeting Post Office Officials will will answer questions and give further details about the POST Plan. At the meeting local management will announce the results of survey taken during September and solicit input regarding the timer of the day the Post Office will be open. Although the results of the September survey will be known a final decision concerning the Tuckasegee Post Office will not be made until after the public meeting. This will enable the Post Office to obtain all community input and opinions, from both the serveys and meeting before making a final decision.
The Post Office is also seeking locally established businesses or organizations to serve as contractor-operated postal retail units.