Tina Mederski, Depew, NY

Depew, NY, Letter Carrier Tina Mederski was delivering mail when she heard noise coming from inside a house. Mederski knew the homeowners were away for the winter. She looked through a window and saw water leaking from the ceiling. Mederski called emergency responders who entered the home and found several inches of water covering the floor. They said Mederski’s actions prevented a potential electrical fire.

Employees featured in “Heroes’ Corner” also receive letters of commendation through the Postmaster General Heroes’ Program. The nomination form is available on Blue.