U.S. Postal Service Busiest Shipping Day of the Year

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Millions of pieces of mail will move through the US Postal Service Monday, on the busiest shipping day of the year.

9 million pieces of mail nationwide, 2.4 million processed here in Sacramento.

Greg Tababrez is sending a package to his cousin. I asked him if he was frantic, hoping his package gets to its destination on time?

He said, “Yea I hope it gets there, I’m going to try to pay a little extra to get it there when he needs it. ”

Victor is sending shoes and a robe to a very special person. “I’m mailing my mother’s Christmas package, she lives in Denver Colorado.”

This is the last day folks can get their parcels and letters in the regular mail and hope they reach their intended destinations in time, even if that’s the North Pole.

Ralph Petty from the U.S. Postal Service says that he has noticed this year most people aren’t waiting until the last-minute.

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