Rally to be held in support of Downtown Post Office

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Released by the City of Tyler:

TYLER, TX - The Downtown Tyler post office is being evaluated for possible closure. The City of Tyler and Heart of Tyler, Inc. will host a rally Wednesday, Aug. 11 at noon in support of keeping the post office open.

The rally will feature Mayor Barbara Bass and other public officials who will urge the public to take action to help save the downtown post office. There will be petitions to sign and to take for the public to be able to gather additional signatures.

A web page has been created to give the public information on what actions one can take to support keeping the Downtown Post Office open. At www.heartoftyler.com, visitors can click on the Save the Downtown Tyler Post Office icon and go to a page with tips on what to do. The web page contains an online petition and the addresses of public and Post Office officials.

The rally will take place at T.B. Butler Plaza in Downtown Tyler.

Information on this and other City of Tyler events is listed on our website at www.CityofTyler.org, on our Twitter page at www.Twitter.com\TylerEvents; or become a friend of The City of Tyler, Texas on www.Facebook.com.