If you need a passport you may want to stop by the Brownsville VT Post Office on Saturday, Oct. 29. The Post Office will be opened from 8 am -2 pm to help make your international travel plans easier. According to the World Tourism Organization there is a 4 percent increase international travel this year. Just stop by the Brownsville Post Office at 1269 Route 44 between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. on October 29, no appointment is necessary. Postal clerks can even take your passport photo if you do not have one. Brownsville Postmaster Scott Hammond says “With routine passport processing times of six weeks, it’s never too early to start planning for that out-of-country trip. And we’re here to help.” He cites USPS.com as an excellent resource for getting passport paperwork and locating other acceptance facilities across the nation.