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USPS delivery deadlines loom for mailing holiday packages

Posted: 7:56 AM, Dec 18, 2017
Updated: 2017-12-18 13:05:46Z
Sending a holiday package? Time's running out
Sending a holiday package? Time's running out
Sending a holiday package? Time's running out

Time is running out for you to send your packages if you want them to arrive before Christmas. 

The United States Postal Service says the next deadline is Tuesday, Dec. 19.

First-Class Mail-Dec. 19
Priority Mail-Dec. 20
Priority Mail Express-Dec. 22

For the full USPS holiday service schedule, click here.

At the package distribution center in Opa-locka, a million packages will be processed daily. The center services customers from Fort Pierce to Key West.

About 580 employees work 3 different shifts to get the job done.