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Sunday, July 5

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Eleven post offices may close in the latest round of proposed cutbacks from the USPS. All of them are on the South and West sides except for one in the West Loop.

Here's a full list of the post offices in Illinois currently targeted for closure. Around 3,700 are on the list nationwide.

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