Marcellus Post Office to reopen after mercury leak

The Postal Service’s Marcellus Post Office on 9 East Main Street, will reopen, Monday, September 9.

The Marcellus Post Officewas temporarily closed after trace amounts of mercury leaked from an illegally mailed package was found on August 26.

Mail that was inside the post office during the time of discovery was tested and cleared.

Postal management has worked with professional environmental contractors and regulators to evaluate, clean and certify the safety of the facility. Remediation efforts and compliance with environmental regulations have been completed.

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