Post office hours may be cut [UPDATED]Published 9:26am Friday, October 19, 2012 Updated 11:28am Friday, October 19, 2012
ASHBY-DALTON — Ashby and Dalton Post Office hours are likely to be cut back, following the reviewal of a survey of residents in the two communities.
New hours will likely be Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 9 to 9:45 a.m. on Saturdays.
Saturday service hours won’t change, according to the Ashby-Dalton Post, and acces to delivery boxes will remain the same.
The surveys were sent to 633 customers in Ashby with 244 returned. Of the respondants, 220 people were in favor of realigning hours. In Dalton, 578 surveys were sent out, with a return of 211, with 83 percent of respondants in favor of keeping the post office open.