WASHINGTON — The Temporary Emergency Committee of the Board of Governors of the U.S. Postal Service (“TEC”) will meet February 9 in open session at Postal Service headquarters, 475 L’Enfant Plaza, SW, Washington, DC. The public is welcome to observe the meeting beginning at 8:30 a.m. ET in the Ben Franklin Room on the 11th floor. The TEC is expected to discuss the following items:

    • Call to order
    • Remarks of TEC Chairman/Postmaster General & CEO
    • Approval of previous minutes
    • Quarterly Financial Report
    • Quarterly Service Performance Report
    • Tentative agenda for April 10 meeting
    • Adjourn

    Open session meetings of the TEC of the Board of Governors are available on live audio webcasts at http://about.usps.com/news/electronic-press-kits/bog/welcome.htm. Three hours after the conclusion of the open session meeting, a recorded audio file will be available for listening. In compliance with Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act, the audio webcast will be open-captioned.

    Financial Briefing

    Following the TEC’s open meeting on February 9, Postmaster General & CEO Megan J. Brennan and Chief Financial Officer Joe Corbett will host a telephone/web conference call to discuss the financial results in more detail. The call will begin at 10:30 a.m. ET and is open to the news media and all other interested parties.

    How to Participate:

    Important Notice:To ensure your computer is set up to join the event, click on the link www.webex.com/lp/jointest/

    US/Canada Attendee Dial-in: 844-340-4622

    Conference ID: 1475169

    Attendee Direct URL: : https://usps.webex.com/usps/onstage/g.php?MTID=ef48820aeaa353c88133eef97ceea011e

    If you cannot join using the direct link above, please use the alternate logins below:

    Alternate URL: https://usps.webex.com

    Event Number: 997 229 291

    The Postal Service receives no tax dollars for operating expenses and relies on the sale of postage, products and services to fund its operations.

    Editor's Note: Mailing Systems Technology will have an article reviewing the proceedings in the days following this meeting, so stay tuned!