SYLACAUGA, Ala. – The United States Postal Service (USPS) will observe federal holidays on Monday, Dec. 26, after Christmas Day as well as Monday, Jan. 2, after New Year’s Day.
The decision was made with both Christmas Day and New Year’s Day falling on Sunday this holiday season.
There are no residential or business deliveries on Dec. 26 and Jan. 2 except for Priority Mail Express, which is delivered 365 days a year in select locations for an additional fee.
All USPS post office locations will be open for business and regular mail delivery will resume after the holidays on Tuesday, Dec. 27 and Tuesday, Jan. 3.
Some post offices may have extended hours leading up to the holidays, while others may have limited hours on Christmas Eve. There are currently no plans for limited hours on New Year’s Eve.