Customers wait in a long line at the main Post Office in Providence, R.I., to mail packages, Monday, Dec. 17, 2007. According to the United States Post Office, Monday is the busiest day of the season as people rush to send out last-minute items and cards to friends and family. Post Office officials say they expect nearly one billion cards, letters and packages to be mailed on Monday.(AP Photo/Stew Milne)
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) - Monday is the second busiest mail day of the year, and it’s the final holiday mail deadlines to get your packages to out-of-state destinations by Christmas.
If you don’t drop it in the mail Monday you’ll have to pay extra and use express mail to get it there in the nick of time.
Post Offices nationwide are expected to handle about 700 million pieces of mail Monday.