Planned post office closure riles residents

Van Nest residents are fighting a plan to shut down their local post office.Protesters say that closing the Morris Park Avenue location would cause a

VAN NEST - Van Nest residents are fighting a plan to shut down their local post office.

Protesters say that closing the Morris Park Avenue location would cause a major hardship for elderly residents who'd be left without a nearby post office.

A petition being circulated by protesters will be given to a local congressman for delivery to Washington, D.C. when it's done.

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