POST CUTS

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Company Promises To Do What Canada Post Won't

A new privately owned company called You Have Mail is preparing to fill the niche of home delivery once Canada Post stops delivering mail to individual homes. “Continue to receive your mail at home,”...
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Massive Mail Volume Drop Coming

Canada Post is preparing for a 50 per cent drop in the volume of mail and will have to reinvent itself over the next five years, says CEO Deepak Chopra. The Crown corporation, which is weathering a b...
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Hundreds Rally Against Proposed Changes

Hundreds of postal workers and supporters rallied in downtown Ottawa Sunday afternoon, saying there has to be better ways to correct Canada Post’s finances without stopping urban door-to-door delivery...
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Not Every Canadian Is Online, What About Their Mail?

Canadians living in urban centres will no longer be provided door to door mail service. While many of us, from across the age spectrum, use the Internet, not all Canadians are "online." I am troubled by the government's decision to choose "cuts" rather than innovation to adapt to technological change. Like so many other cuts to government jobs and services, the Conservatives continue to emasculate the presence and role of the federal government, and in doing so, they loosen the threads that bind us together.