You Asked Patch Answers: Saturday Mail Delivery
A reader wants to know what people think about having their mail delivered by the US Postal Service on Saturdays.
Do you think the US Postal Service should continue to deliver mail on Saturdays?
At least one Swampscott Patch reader and Swampscott Patch are curious to know your thoughts on this.
In the electronic age much of the communication that was traditionally sent by letter gets communicated via social media and email.
Some people would like to see Saturday delivery go the way of the milk man as a means of saving the cash-strapped postal service, and taxpayers, money.
Others say people depend on mail six days a week for items such as mailed prescriptions. Business mailers also object to cutting Saturday deliveries.
Weigh in on the delivery question by taking our poll.