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TV auditions deadline, storm update

Smiling letter carrier stands near delivery vehicle
Northbrook, IL, Letter Carrier Carlos Ayala was featured in a Postal Service TV advertising campaign in 2016.

Commercial countdown. The deadline to audition for this year’s Postal Service holiday advertising campaign is Wednesday, Sept. 19, at 5 p.m. EDT.

The audition is open to all employees. No prior acting experience is required.

The USPS Holiday 2018 Employee Casting site has instructions on creating and submitting audition videos.

The commercials will be filmed during the fall and air during the holiday season. All applicants must receive approval from their managers before selection and production begins.

Storm watch. The USPS Service Alerts site has the latest updates on Hurricane Florence, which is expected to lash the Carolinas and Virginia later this week.

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