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Winnipeg postal workers out getting signatures for petition

Canada Post workers in Winnipeg headed out in the freezing temperatures this weekend to hand out petitions in an effort to save door-to-door delivery.

The organization announced in December that it will be making cuts, which will include a reduction in home mail service.

Instead, community mailboxes will be used in cities to cut down on costs.

Todd Jarema is a letter carrier and says he has received a lot of public support.

“I guess it’s the future of Canada Post that’s at stake,” said Jerema. “It’s a trusted institution. Door-to-door delivery is a large part of that and a lot of people depend on that.”

Read more: Winnipeg postal workers out getting signatures for petition – Manitoba – CBC News.