Sioux Falls Post Offices to extend hours for holiday season

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) - Sioux Falls Post Offices will extend their hours to help residents prepare for the holiday season.

The extended hours will feature full retail services, including stamp sales and package acceptance.

Post Office hours of operation:

Main Post Office, 320 S. Second Ave.
Saturday, Dec. 3, 10 and 17: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Mondays and Fridays through Dec. 23: Opening early at 7:30 a.m.
Saturday, Dec. 24: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. (Dutch door open for package pickup only)

Meadows Postal Store, 2501 S. Louise Ave.
Saturday 3, 10 and 17: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Mondays and Fridays through Dec. 23: 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.

And for those want to spread holiday cheer without leaving the comforts of home, the Postal Service offers solutions on usps.com that make gift-shipping easy and convenient.

 Order free flat-rate USPS Priority Mail boxes at usps.com/freeboxes — delivered to any home or business

 Skip the trip to a Post Office with Click-N-Ship. Create mailing labels with USPS Tracking and print postage online at usps.com/ship

 Request free package pickup when your carrier delivers the mail

Important mailing deadlines:

Dec. 09 – Military APO/FPO/DPO Priority Mail & APO/FPO First-Class Mail
Dec. 15 – USPS Retail Ground (domestic)
Dec. 16 – Military APO/FPO/DPO Priority Mail Express
Dec. 20 – First-Class Mail Cards and Letters
Dec. 21 – Priority Mail
Dec. 23 – Priority Mail Express