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Saturday Mail Delivery Ending, Erie Reacts

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The US Postal Service announced today that it is ending Saturday delivery of mail, effective in August.   We asked Erie residents to respond to the news.                                                          

CHERYL REES-ERIE

"I'm OK with it. I think it will be fine. I wish it wouldn't be that way, but it is. It's something we'll learn to live with, I'm sure."

JACK BLANK-ERIE

"I think it's a reasonable thing to do in today's society. Why do we need Saturday delivery?"

JODI CASILLO-ERIE

"It's fine with me. usually on Saturday you don't get that much anyway. hey, it's the sign of the times. everything's going you know."

CINDY SWEARINGEN-EDINBORO

"I like to get my mail daily. I don't like not having it on Sunday."

CHRISTOPHER HUFF-GANNON STUDENT

"I think that they still should continue having Saturday mail. For the benefit of things that need to get to us on that day.'

LARRY RACO-MILLCREEK

"I guess they made a business decision. It would be nice if the day off were in the middle of the week so there weren't two days in a row that you wouldn't get mail."

JIM DALY-ERIE

"Those are good paying jobs and I'd like to see them stay in business. But whatever they got to do."

JENNIFER DESROCHERS-ERIE

"Well I guess it was inevitable with online banking services and everything going on. So I'm not surprised by it. But I do wonder how it effects postal workers and their jobs."

ROBIN MYSNYK-ERIE

"I think we should keep the mail delivery. I think we should keep our people working. They end the mail delivery, they're putting a lot of people out of work."

JAMES JOHNSON-ERIE

"They would be eliminating their jobs too. That's what would happen. You take the hourly work away from them. What are we doing eliminating jobs again?"

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