USPS to extend Saturday hours for MLK weekend
The U.S. Postal Service, Greensboro District, announces the
opening or extending of Saturday retail hours for 40 select or “premier” post offices throughout the
northern half of the state on Saturday, Jan. 18, during the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday
Such offices will open their doors on Jan. 18 at their normal weekday opening time until 3 p.m. Boone’s Blowing Rock Road post office is one of them, with Jan. 18 hours of 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
According to USPS, “The extended hours are designed to enhance customer access and convenience on weekends of major holidays, when the offices are closed on the following Monday.”