Manasota mail facility in danger of closing again

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Posted: Friday, August 22, 2014 12:07 pm

MANATEE COUNTY, Fla. -- The U.S. Postal Service sorting center in Tallevast could shut down by next summer.

The facility is back on the postal service's deactivation list. If it closes, mail would be processed at centers in Fort Myers and Tampa.

The facility near the Sarasota-Manatee International Airport employs about 300 people.

Last year, the location was on the closure list, but Congressman Vern Buchanan rallied to keep it open.

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  • Duane overholt posted at 6:08 pm on Sat, Aug 23, 2014.

    Duane overholt Posts: 15

    Vern pushd to keep open this mail center. But voted against increase in pay for postal workes. Thus a key issue here is that postal workers can not afford to live and work were this center is located.

    Also it only benifits his personal living area where his supporters and other wealthy friends are located.
    People have to start understanding that Vern cares only for his rich friends and himself.

    Heck: according to his former CFO and what is seen in the documents producted in lawsuits against him. He does not even keep the majority of his money in the USA. He keeps in offshore in tax free accounts. Shoulding a USA Congressman keep his retirement accounts in the US Banks.

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