On July 1st, residents will see another sign of the area's explosive growth in Riverview: new ZIP codes.
In Riverview, the existing 33569 ZIP code will be split into three parts, creating 33578 and 33579. The Riverview change, he said, will affect 18,267 residential and 457 business addresses.
Postal service spokesman Gary Sawtelle quoted, "Even though growth is at a very good pace in those areas right now, we're just trying to stay ahead of the curve."
In Riverview, 33569 will include addresses south of the Alafia River, east of U.S. 301 and north of Rhodine Road. ZIP code 33578 will include addresses west of U.S. 301 and north of the Alafia River. And ZIP code 33579 will include homes east of U.S. 301 and south of Rhodine Road.
*Read the full article written by Catherine E. Shoichet of the St. Pete Times