Most post offices, including Glen Ellyn's, will shorten retail lobby hours and close at 12 p.m. on Christmas Eve, Monday, Dec. 24 and New Year's Eve, Monday, Dec. 31.
For those who need to send mail out last minute, you can drive nearby to Wheaton where last-minute senders will have a bit more time on both days. The Wheaton Post Office, 122 Wheaton Ave., will open at its regular time at 7 a.m. and close at 3 p.m. Dec. 24 and Dec. 31, according to a message from the United States Postal Service.
The post office at 46 Danada Square West will open at the regular time and close at 1 p.m. on both days.
The last scheduled times mail can be deposited into blue collection boxes for Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve will be 12 p.m.
All post offices will be closed Christmas Day and New Year's Day. Only holiday premium express mail will be delivered on the two holidays.
Post offices resume regular business hours Wednesday, Dec. 26 and Wednesday, Jan. 2.