Published: Feb 07, 2013 7:34 AM EST

LEE COUNTY, FL - The United States Post Office will end Saturday mail deliveries according to an announcement from the Postmaster General. The agency is more than 15 billion dollars in debt and the new schedule is expected to save 2 billion dollars a year. But while you might expect many to be upset about the new schedule, customers tell WINK News, they wonder why it took the agency so long to make the decision.