Food, Water and Ice Distribution Sites to Begin Services
From: MEMA News Release Filed 9/2/08 3:19 p.m. GCN updated
PEARL -- Food, water and ice will be distributed to residents in Hancock and Harrison counties beginning at 1 p.m. today from points of distribution sites at the following locations:
Hancock County :
So far these are the only sites requested for the distribution of commodities. The distribution will be handled by the Mississippi National Guard. Additional sites may be added later based on continuing damage assessments or requests from local governments.
Communities where power is restored and where food water and ice are available from local retailerís points of distribution sites will not be opened.