September 22, 2005

Rita

* - Wal-Mart has closed 23 stores in Rita's path. 64 facility closures planned. The preparations:

The retailer said it had already shipped 154 trailers carrying more than 620,000 gallons of water in preparation for Hurricane Rita, and 24 generators were staged at Sealy, Texas. Some 42 facilities were prepared to accept dry ice.
Other preparations at walmartfacts.com.

Posted by Kevin on September, 22 2005 at 02:17 PM