The letter is part of a file kept in Mayor Pat Kitching's office - evidence to be used when he's making his case for a post office in the village.
"My citizens want their own post office, plain and simple," he
has made the post office issue a top priority since his
and Trustee Tom Collins have met with about a dozen state and local officials, taken trips to Springfield and even met with the Chicago postmaster.
"I think we've asked just about everyone we can ask," Kitching
"There are towns with less than 6,000 people in this country, and they have their own post office," Kitching
wouldn't insist on a full-service post office.