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New Medway Postmaster sworn in

Medway Postmaster Matthew Afonso was sworn in recently by Postmaster General Louis DeJoy as one of a group of newly promoted Massachusetts and Rhode Island Postmasters. Courtesy photo.

Medway Postmaster, Matthew Afonso was among 19 area Postmasters recently sworn into office by Postmaster General Louis DeJoy in a ceremony held in Boston.

Postmaster Matthew Afonso stated, “It was an honor to meet the PMG, and I look forward to meeting and serving the Medway Community”.

The title of Postmaster, at one time a politically appointed position, is only granted to those employees who demonstrate the highest level of commitment to the Postal Service and to the millions of customers we serve nationwide. They oversee all aspects of local retail and delivery operations for the Postal Service in the community. 

Under the Postmaster General’s “Delivering for America” plan, Postmaster Afonso will help to usher the Postal Service into a new era focused on reliability, consistency, affordability, dependability and sound financial management. Postmaster Afonso looks forward to meeting with local residents and businesses to ensure that their mailing and shipping needs are being met and that the trust placed in the Postal Service by all of its customers is being earned.