Post Offices are ready for holiday returns

The Lansing, Illinois, post office is located at 18125 Roy Street. (Photo: Melanie Jongsma)
information provided by the United States Postal Service

BEDFORD PARK, Ill. (December 31, 2018) – “Our shipping products and services offer the easiest, most stress-free solution for returning gifts after the holidays,” said Central Illinois District Manager Tangela Bush. “They also help customers save time and money because they are so easy to use.”

Using Priority Mail Flat Rate Boxes from the Postal Service eliminates trying to determine the cost of shipping. Customers can pack their items in Priority Mail packaging available free at the Lansing, Illinois, post office. Or, they can order packaging supplies through, and the supplies will be delivered for free.

During the recent holiday shipping season, the Postal Service exceeded expectations by delivering nearly 900 million packages. Now they are prepared to help customers with their holiday returns.
“Our employees take great pride in delivering for our customers, particularly during the busy holiday season,” added Bush. “With our improved shipping products and services, we offer a hassle-free solution for returns.”  

Customers can take advantage of free Priority Mail and Priority Mail Express shipping supplies by going to When the package is ready for shipping, they can go to to schedule free package pickups from the home or office.

The U.S. Postal Service receives no tax dollars for operating expenses and relies on the sale of postage, products and services to fund its operations.

The Lansing, Illinois, Post Office is located at 18125 Roy Street.