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Scanning, cybersecurity and holiday hours

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Western was the area leader in scanning during the week ending Jan. 5, while Dakotas finished first among the districts.

Scanning snapshot. The Postal Service’s national scanning rating was 97.48 percent during the week ending Jan. 5, down from one week earlier.

Dakotas (98.92 percent) topped the districts, while Western (97.83 percent) led the areas.

To see the latest results, go to the Enterprise Analytics site and select “Analytics Tools,” followed by “DES 2 — Scan Performance.”

On course. Effective Jan. 8, new Postal Service contractors who have ACE IDs must complete all required cybersecurity training.

New contractors will be granted limited access to the ACE system until they complete all required 2018 CyberSafe at USPS training courses in the Learning Management System.

Managers will receive notifications from eAccess when their contractors enroll and complete courses.

Course information is available on the security training page on the CyberSafe at USPS Blue site. For additional information, email

Holiday hours. The Postal Service is providing general operating policy and planning guidance for Martin Luther King Jr. Day, which will be observed Monday, Jan. 15.

A new memo, available on Blue, explains guidelines for delivery, retail, processing and logistics operations.

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