Deadline extended

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USPS is extending the deadline for the 2017 Postmaster General Sustainability Excellence Awards.

Nominations must now be submitted through an electronic form by Friday, April 6. To request the form, send an email to with “Nomination” in the subject line.

Self-nominations and nominations by co-workers are accepted.

The annual awards recognize areas, districts, facilities, teams and individuals who help foster sustainable workplaces.

The Sustainability Blue page has more information.