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Posted inBusiness, City

Rally held to protest sale of Berkeley’s main Post Office

Several dozen people gathered outside the downtown Berkeley post office Wednesday to protest both the potential sale of the building by the United States Postal Service, as well as what they see as the organization’s reluctance to hear the community’s views on the issue. The group held placards with slogans including “Save the People’s Post […]

Posted inCity

Dozens rally to save Berkeley’s historic post office

Dozens of people carrying banners and outrage turned up at the Main Post Office on Allston Way Tuesday evening, to rally against its planned sale and celebrate its “almost 100th” birthday. Holding signs that read “Stop the Sale,” “Save Our Historic Post Office Building,” “Don’t Sell Our Labor History,” about 100 people expressed dismay that […]