This man should have mounted his mailbox on the basketball post. That way, it would have all belonged to the U.S. Postal Service by Federal law and there would not have been anything the DELAWARE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION could have done about it.
Did you notice the lie in which the DelDot official was caught? She plainly said he could keep it if he wanted it, but they hauled it off anyway telling this man he could come pick it up later. And there are those that wonder why so many distrust government?