FedEx Service Alerts

Weather, natural disasters and other uncontrollable events can interrupt FedEx transportation flow – and your supply chain – anytime, anywhere and with little warning. As interruptions occur, we will update this page with the latest Service Alerts to keep you informed.

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Republican National Convention, Jul. 18-21

The Department of Homeland Security identified the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio as a National Special Security Event. To view a map of restricted areas, road closures, and up-to-date announcements, visit the U.S. Secret Service website to view the U.S. Secret Service Press Release for the Republican National Convention.

Delays are anticipated in postal codes within the security zones in the Cleveland, Ohio area during the convention.

FedEx Express anticipates delays and disruptions in the following ZIP Codes: 44113, 44114, 44115.

FedEx Express will close drop boxes at the following locations:

  • 1660 W. 2nd St. ID 32361
  • 45/101 Prospect Ave ID 04697
  • 1500 W. 3rd St. ID 24753
  • 801 W. Superior Ave. ID 86825
  • 50 Public Sq. ID 37454
  • 50 Public Sq. ID 35015
  • 1213 Prospect Ave. ID 00E5A
  • 812 Huron Rd ID 27260
  • 2401 Ontario ID 69171

FedEx Ground anticipates delays and disruptions in the following ZIP Codes: 44101, 44113, 44114, 44115.

FedEx Office will close at the following location: 1801 E 9th Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44114.

 

Democratic National Convention, Jul. 25-28

The Department of Homeland Security identified the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania as a National Special Security Event. To view a map of restricted areas, road closures, and up-to-date announcements, visit the U.S. Secret Service Press Release for the Democratic National Convention.

Delays are anticipated in postal codes within the security zones in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania area during the convention.

FedEx Express anticipates delays and disruptions in the following ZIP Codes: 19099, 19101, 19102, 19103, 19104, 19105, 19106, 19107, 19108, 19109, 19110, 19112, 19145, 19146, 19147, 19148, 19160, 19170, 19171, 19172, 19173, 19175, 19176, 19177, 19178, 19179, 19181, 19182, 19183, 19184, 19185, 19187, 19188, 19190, 19191, 19192, 19193, 19194, 19195, 19196, 19197.

FedEx Ground anticipates delays and disruptions in the following ZIP Codes: 19008, 19013, 19014, 19015, 19016, 19017, 19018, 19022, 19023, 19026, 19029, 19032, 19033, 19036, 19037, 19039, 19043, 19050, 19052, 19060, 19061, 19063, 19064, 19065, 19070, 19074, 19076, 19078, 19079, 19081, 19082, 19083, 19086, 19091, 19092, 19093, 19094, 19098, 19099, 19101, 19102, 19103, 19104, 19105, 19106, 19107, 19108, 19109, 19110, 19112, 19113, 19121, 19122, 19123, 19130, 19131, 19139, 19142, 19143, 19145, 19146, 19147, 19148, 19151, 19153, 19161, 19162, 19170, 19171, 19172, 19173, 19175, 19176, 19177, 19178, 19179, 19181, 19182, 19183, 19184, 19185, 19187, 19188, 19190, 19191, 19192, 19193, 19194, 19195, 19196, 19197, 19255.

Shipping to affected areas?
To help avoid delays, we encourage you to contact your recipients to verify whether their location is open or able to receive deliveries. Shipments not delivered prior to the Republican and Democratic National Conventions will be secured in one of our facilities. Delivery will be attempted when it is safe to do so.

*Information subject to change due to government security procedures. Continue to check fedex.com for service updates. For specific shipment status information, please track your shipment at fedex.com. You can also contact FedEx Customer Service at 1.800.GoFedEx 1.800.463.3339. Consistent with the provisions of the FedEx Service Guide, shipments delayed due to U.S. Homeland Security restrictions are not eligible for a refund or credit under the money-back guarantee policy.