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U.S. Postal Service

Build that ramp [Editorial]

Build that ramp [Editorial]

If the lack of handicapped accommodations at the Aberdeen Post Office makes no sense, the U.S. Postal Service's reactions to the situation border on the nonsensical.

If ever there was a case of bureaucracy run amok, here it is. Providing a simple appurtenance – a wheelchair ramp – has turned into a proverbial federal project. Customers? Who needs them, right?

People who can't comfortably walk up to the front entrance of the Depression-era building on West Bel Air Avenue because they use canes, walkers or wheelchairs, have received the proverbial runaround from the USPS, as has Mayor Patrick McGrady.

The mayor, who has been trying to get a...