• Project Title:
  • Management Operating Data System (MODS) Errors and Adjustments
  • Start Date:
  • Monday, August 6, 2018
  • Estimated Report Release Date:
  • January 2019

Does MODS Work Hour and Mail Volume Data Accurately Reflect Work Performed?

The Management Operating Data System (MODS) provides data on workload, work hours, and machine-use. In addition to supporting operational planning, MODS data are used extensively in Postal Service costing and pricing activities. Supervisors may manually enter or adjust employee work hours and mail volume.

Congressional Mandate on Excess Space graphic
  • Project Title:
  • Congressional Mandate on Excess Space
  • Start Date:
  • Monday, July 23, 2018
  • Estimated Report Release Date:
  • November 2018

How can the Postal Service put its excess space to good use?

In December 2016, Congress passed the Federal Property Management Reform Act (FPMRA). The purpose of the FPMRA is to increase efficiency and effectiveness of the federal government, including the Postal Service, in managing its property by:

  • Project Title:
  • Delayed Mail at the Denver P&DC
  • Start Date:
  • Thursday, June 21, 2018
  • Estimated Report Release Date:
  • December 2018

Have You Been Affected by Delayed Mail at the Denver P&DC?

The U.S. Postal Service considers mail to be delayed when it is not processed in time to meet the established delivery day. Delayed mail can adversely affect Postal Service customers and harm the organization's brand. 

Since October 1, 2017, delayed mail at the Denver Processing and Distribution Center (P&DC) increased by about 48 percent compared to the prior year. 

Fleet Specialty Card Management
  • Project Title:
  • Fleet Specialty Card Management - Pacific Area
  • Start Date:
  • Monday, February 5, 2018
  • Estimated Report Release Date:
  • July 2018

How is the Pacific Area Using and Monitoring its Fleet Specialty Cards?

The Postal Service operates one of the largest civilian vehicle fleets in the world with over 227,000 vehicles used to deliver and collect mail in Fiscal Year 2017. Management assigns a fleet credit card to each postal-owned vehicle to pay for commercially purchased fuel, oil, and maintenance expenses of up to $300.


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