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Asbestos warning posted, as floor tiles are replaced in Aberdeen post office

Asbestos warning posted, as floor tiles are replaced in Aberdeen post office

A notice of an asbestos project has been posted in Aberdeen’s downtown post office, while floor tiles in the lobby are replaced.

“The Postal Service is working with certified contractors to replace floor tiles in the lobby of the Aberdeen Post Office to ensure code compliance,” Freda Sauter, a spokesperson for the U.S. Postal Service, wrote in an email Wednesday.

A sign, reading “NOTICE OF ASBESTOS PROJECT” all in capital letters, was posted on the post office front door Tuesday night. The sign indicated “an asbestos project is planned for this area” from Sunday through Monday.

The building at 30 W. Bel Air Ave. is safe for customers and employees, and it is open,...

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