USPS may shut down Chicago area offices

August 3, 2009 (CHICAGO) Post offices have been struggling with a sharp decline in mail volume as people and businesses switch to e-mail for both personal contact and bill paying. The agency says it's facing a potential loss of $7 billion this fiscal year.

The list of post offices that could close include 25 in Chicago, one in Naperville and four in Gary, Ind.

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