UPDATE: USPS Changes Move Date of Long Beach Post Office to Signal Hill

UPDATE | A Long Beach Post office in east Long Beach that was originally scheduled to open in Signal Hill on Monday has been rescheduled to open at a later date, U. S. Postal Service officials announced late Thursday afternoon.

The new Signal Hill location will open March 19 at 6:00AM.

P.O. Box customers will have until noon Friday, March 16 to retrieve mail from the current Redondo Avenue location.

“The move was originally scheduled to occur on March 5th but due to some infrastructure issues USPS wanted to address before vacating the old side, the date was pushed back to March 19th,” USPS officials stated.


PREVIOUSLY: Long Beach Post Office Relocates to Signal Hill on Monday

3/1/2018 at 9:38AM | Long Beach will be losing a post office soon to Signal Hill with an official relocation scheduled for Monday, March 5, the U.S. Postal Service announced recently.

The Long Beach Post Office located at 2300 Redondo Avenue will move to the Signal Hill Station located at 2371 Grand Avenue—within a mile from the existing office.

All retail, Post Office Box services, carrier delivery operations and the Passport Center will move to the new location as well, officials stated.

Post Office Box customers will have until noon Friday, March 2 to retrieve mail from the Long Beach location. The office will be closed and inaccessible to customers after that time, according to officials.

Beginning Monday, March 5 at 6:00AM, P.O. Box customers can pick up mail at the new location, which includes ample parking in front of the building.

The Signal Hill Station business hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30AM to 5:00PM and closed Saturday and Sunday. The P.O. Box lobby hours are Monday through Saturday from 6:00AM to 7:00PM and closed Sunday.

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Stephanie Rivera is the immigration and diversity reporter for the Long Beach Post. Growing up as one of six kids in the working-class immigrant suburb of South Gate, she was taught the importance of civic engagement and to show compassion for others. After graduating from CSULB with a degree in journalism, Stephanie worked for Patch Latino and City News Service before coming to the Long Beach Post in 2015. An avid Harry Potter fan, Stephanie now lives in Bixby Knolls with her boyfriend and their bearded dragon, Austin.