Reading in the Post-Katrina, Post-Rita Hurricane season:
- From the Pittsburgh Business Times, Hurricanes remind businesses of need to review disaster recovery plans.
- From the Houston Chronicle, Tropical Storm Wilma may head for Gulf Coast1.
- From Click2Houston.com, Number Of Hurricane-Related Job Losses Jumps To 438,000.
- From the Houston Chronicle, poll results, Most say they’d evacuate again1. “Half of Houston-area residents fled Hurricane Rita as it approached last month, and almost two-thirds would evacuate next time a major storm threatened, according to a Houston Chronicle/KHOU-TV Channel 11 poll.”
- From the Houston Chronicle, RITA’S AFTERMATH “Officials offer choke-point fixes —
Evacuation route backups could be eased by building bypasses and more lanes, they say.”1
- From the Houston Chronicle, MOVE IT! Mixed views on fleeing Rita with several vehicles1.
- From the Houston Chronicle, Storms take U.S. oil production to lowest since WWII1.
- From KTRK ABC Channel 13, Lessons were learned from Rita evacuation, but changes haven’t been made.