Whether you are dropping off a package or a Christmas card, the Downtown Fresno post office employees said this is the busiest time of the week across the country for deliveries.
At the U.S Post office Wednesday December 20th is the deadline for shipping packages by Priority Mail.
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For those planning to stop by the post office they should expect to see long lines. "That's the way it usually is, and it looks like it will be that way again this year", said Smith.
Anyone looking to send a letter or package and have it arrive at the intended destination by Christmas - the priority deadline is December 20.
The Postal Service also expects to deliver almost 200 million packages this week, McComas said.
Priority shipping is the only way to guarantee those items will arrive on time. USPS expects to deliver more than 6 million packages each Sunday in December.
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Nearly two thirds (62 per cent) said they had used next day delivery services to receive products bought online, ahead of the next highest country, Spain, on 53 per cent.
"Our decision to extend click and collect cut-off times this Christmas means that for our customers the stress of Christmas shopping is a thing of the past, allowing them to spend more time with their families and less time chasing parcels at this important time of year".
Patience will be a virtue as you mail those last minute packages and cards this week.
Many people in Baton Rouge are rushing to the post office to mail their Christmas gifts.
"I'm proud of everybody", said Lotito.
"We can do next day (delivery) but that is really expensive", Smith said.