Tag: SunBird Post Office

Vacation mail notice

Jan Griffin, Manager Going on an extended vacation? Remember, the SunBird post office will hold your mail for an indefinite length of time and forward your mail to you once a week or as often as requested. The cost for each mailing is $7.35, plus $2.00 handling. Visit the SunBird post office for details of…

SunBird postal staff keeps us connected with a smile

Jackie Cox Whether sending in our tax forms, receiving business mail or mailing or receiving birthday greetings from our distant families, our mail service is critical to us. Connecting us to all essential mail services, especially forwarding mail for seasonal residents, is a perk for SunBird residents. Incoming mail is managed by the post office…

Summer post office notice

Jan Griffin, Manager We are now on our summer hours – 9:00 a.m. to noon, Monday through Friday! Mail pick-up at the blue box, at the end of the parking lot, will be picked up daily at 2:15 p.m., except on Sundays. For SunBird residents, we will hold your mail here at the SunBird Post…

Fact or fiction?

Is the Horizon Room the only amenity that actually costs the HOA? That is 100% fiction. Yes, the entire Food and Beverage amenity costs is the third least costly amenity, coming in at $4.33 per month/$51.93 per household per year, based on 2018 financial audit statements. Of course, this varies year to year depending on…

USPS change of address notice

  Jan Griffin, Manager March is approaching quickly and for those winter visitors who are getting ready to head back home, be sure to come to the Sunbird Post Office to complete your Change of Address card. This should be done at least a week before your departure. We, in turn, will provide you a…

Important information about the Sun Lakes Post Office

Here is some useful information about the services provided at the Sun Lakes Post Office. Packages weighing less than 13 ounces would ship as a first-class package, which takes about three days. Packages weighing over 13 ounces would ship as a retail ground package and can take a week to arrive. Or you can use…

Forever Stamp price Increases

Jan Griffin, Manager First-class stamps are going up on January 27 from 50 cents to 55 cents each. A book/pane of 20 will cost $11.00 effective January 27, 2019. The cost is $10.00 now. The International first-class stamp is also a FOREVER and costs $1.15. Each additional ounce for a First-Class Mail letter will cost…

Holiday mailing information

  Jan Griffin, Manager Holiday stamps are available at the SunBird Post Office. International mailings should be done by the first week of December. The SunBird Post Office accepts only cards and letters to be sent out of the USA. International parcels must be accepted and processed at the Ocotillo Post Office or at the…

Post Office hours extended

  Jan Griffin, Manager The SunBird Post Office hours for the winter season are extended beginning Monday, October 1. The hours are from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Please bring all letters and parcels requiring special services, such as certification or insurance, to the SunBird Post Office by 1:00 p.m. to be processed in time…