The U.S. Postal Service has decided that its current facility in Mount Vernon is
The U.S. Postal Service has decided that its current facility in Mount Vernon is inadequate, and the USPS real estate division is soliciting bids for a new site. Many of Mount Vernon's 1,362 residents appear satisfied with the current facility, and a group called the Committee to Conserve the Mount Vernon Post Office has been formed. The only community in Maine to successfully stop a post office move within its borders was Camden. Related article on Bethel, where residents are trying to stop the USPS from moving the post office away from downtown to Bethel Station, a new development on the western edge of town; related editorial.
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Chutchian, Kenneth Z., "The U.S. Postal Service has decided that its current facility in Mount Vernon is" (1996). Maine News Index – Maine Times. 1916.