Displaced and Evacuated Postal Employees May Pick Up Payroll Checks at the Baton Rouge P&DC This Thursday and Friday

Sep 07, 2005, 01:00 ET from United States Postal Service

    BATON ROUGE, La., Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Due to the emergency from
 Hurricane Katrina, Louisiana postal employees who normally receive a printed
 paycheck at their workplace AND whose office is closed or are otherwise
 displaced are advised that their paycheck will be available for pickup at the
 Baton Rouge Processing and Distribution Center located at 8101 Bluebonnet
     This option for employees to pick up their paychecks will be available for
 affected postal employees ONLY beginning Thursday, September 8 and Friday,
 September 9 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.
     Affected employees unable to pickup their paychecks should call
 225-763-3650 for additional information.
     Photo identification is required to receive your paycheck.
     The Baton Rouge Processing and Distribution Center is located at 8101
 Bluebonnet Blvd. in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 70826-9998.  Employees can exit
 Interstate 10 at the Bluebonnet Blvd. exit and go south approximately
 1.5 miles.  The facility is located on the left.
     Also, any postal employee displaced by the hurricane who has not called
 the toll-free PostalEase telephone number to report their location, situation
 and availability to report to work should call immediately to check-in and let
 the Postal Service know they're OK.
     The PostalEase number is 1-877-477-3273.

SOURCE United States Postal Service