Compare that to North Church Hill just a few blocks away, where even the post office is closing.
“I don’t understand how this post office can close when you see all these other places in Church Hill being fixed up,” said an elderly gentlemen waiting in line. “You’d think the post office would come first. Now I know why my mail was late all last week!”
The closing of the East End Post Office has not gone unnoticed, and community leaders are pressuring USPS to reconsider. Congressman Donald McEachin, who represents the people of Church Hill within the 4th District of Virginia, complained in an April 10, 2017 letter to the Postmaster General: