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David WilliamsDavid E. Williams was named chief operating officer and executive vice president in February 2015. He leads the continuous improvement of the entire postal network operation as well as the allocations of people and resources. He reports to the Postmaster General.

Williams has responsibility for the day-to-day activities of 488,000 career employees working in more than 31,000 facilities supported by a fleet of over 200,000 vehicles. He is responsible for Post Offices, delivery and retail operations, facilities and the mail processing network. Reporting to Williams are the vice presidents of Delivery and Retail Operations, Facilities, Network Operations, and the seven vice presidents of Area Operations.

Previously, Williams served as vice president, Network Operations. This role encompassed responsibility for the national network of 318 mail processing and distribution centers and automation initiatives.

Before that, Williams served as vice president, Engineering and managed all engineering and development efforts focused on internal processes, including building and equipment maintenance programs and policies. He directed all engineering and acquisition support functions, including the design and development of new automation, material handling systems and vehicles.

Throughout his postal career, Williams has served in numerous field, area and headquarters positions, including manager, Processing Operations. In that role, he led his team to superior performance for several years. His incorporation of lean six sigma practices and deployment of “Closing the Gap Strategies” resulted in mail processing work-hour reductions never before experienced. Williams’ breakthrough work in using information to help drive and support the field’s record-setting service achievements is noteworthy.

Williams holds a Bachelor of Science degree in industrial and systems engineering from the University of Florida and a Master’s degree in business administration from the College of William and Mary.

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USPS National and North Carolina News

News from USPS National and USPS North Carolina region.
CHARLOTTE, NC — COVID-19 has changed many daily routines, but delivering mail and packages is not one of those changes. To help keep the public and employees safe during this time, the Postal Service is adapting delivery procedures to promote social distancing. USPS continues to follow the strategies and measures recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and public health departments.
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CHARLOTTE, NC — You don’t have to go to the Post Office to use many postal products and services. In fact, most simple tasks can be done from the convenience and safety of your home with or without a computer.
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WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Postal Service today announced two new stamp subjects for 2020. Details about the stamp dedication ceremonies and dates these new products will be available to purchase will be announced soon. All images are preliminary and are subject to change prior to printing.
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WASHINGTON, DC — Complementary in design, organic floral designs grace the newest stamps offered by the U.S. Postal Service. The Contemporary Boutonniere and Garden Corsage stamps are available for purchase nationwide April 2.
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WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service Board of Governors will meet in open session on April 1, 2020, at 12 noon ET. The Board is expected to discuss the following items:
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The U.S. Postal Service dedications of the following previously announced Forever stamps will be canceled due to the guidance provided by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) to avoid social gatherings of 10 people or more:
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The U.S. Postal Service dedication of the Maine Statehood Forever stamp, scheduled for March 15, 2020, will be delayed due to the postponement of the host event, the Maine Statehood Day Ceremony in Augusta, ME. The Maine Statehood Forever stamp will still be available for purchase starting Sunday, March 15.
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CHARLOTTE, NC — The U.S. Postal Service will host a Gwen Ifill stamp dedication on March 17, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, located at 3400 Beatties Ford Road.
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CHARLOTTE, NC – The Greater Charlotte Postal Customer Council (PCC) is hosting an event to Celebrate America’s Mailing Industry with business leaders and mailing industry experts. The Greater Charlotte PCC was named PCC of the Year in 2017 and continues to win regional and national awards annually.
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BROADWAY, NC – To help customers prepare for their international travel, the Broadway Post Office, located at 101 S. Main St., will host a passport fair on Saturday, Feb. 29, from 8 to 11 a.m.
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Postal Pro News

News from the PostalPro website.
This spreadsheet details destination entry service standards for Q3 FY20.
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This spreadsheet details destinating service standards for Q3 FY20.
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The polywrap on this list meets the mailing standards , and the specifications in "USPS T-3204." Mailers may use polywrap on this list immediately, and are required to use polywrap on this list when using polywrap on automation rate flat-size mailpieces.
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