The Postal Service observes the Presidents Day federal holiday on Monday, February 20. All Post Offices will be closed on Monday and there will be no mail delivery, with the exception of Express Mail.
For customers needing to mail on the holiday, the Post Office offers 24-hour access to Automated Postal Centers (APC).
Using credit and debit cards, the APC enables customers to:
• Buy self-adhesive stamps.
• Weigh, calculate and purchase postage in amounts for items weighing up to 70 pounds.
• Send items via Express, Priority, and First-Class Mail, as well as by Parcel Post.
• Purchase insurance up to $500.
• Look up ZIP Codes and obtain Postal Service mailing information.
• Obtain Certified Mail, Delivery Confirmation and Return Receipts.
• Obtain a receipt.
• Make PO Box payments.
To find an APC location near you log on to
Customers can also visit for their mailing needs 24 hours a day or call 1-800-ASK-USPS for information and assistance.
Post Offices will be open and regular mail delivery will resume on Tuesday, February 21.
The Postal Service receives no tax dollars for operating expenses and relies on the sale of postage, products and services to fund its operations.