PRESS PHOTOS BY C. RICHARD CHARTRANDNeighbors along South 10th Street, Skytop Drive and South Mountain Drive, Emmaus and Upper Milford Township, recently showed Tom Ossman, their letter carrier, how much he was appreciated by decorating their mailboxes along his route. ABOVE: Neighbors use words such as “outstanding” and “magnificent” to describe United States Postal Service mail carrier Tom
The brainchild of Alice Boulrice, the mailbox decorating event features work created by children and adults alike.
A handmade sign celebrates mail carrier Tom Ossman along his route. During the COVID-19 pandemic, mail delivery is considered essential.
According to organizers, the appreciation also included cards and notes for Ossman. ABOVE: A placard proclaims Ossman “the greatest.”
Another placard describes Ossman as “the best mailman.”
USPS mail carrier Tom Ossman is celebrated by residents along his route with a handmade sign and streamers.