U-Haul Offers Disaster Relief in Arkansas with 30 Days of Free Self-Storage and U-Box for Storm Victims

Mar 11, 2016, 11:53 ET from U-Haul

LITTLE ROCK, Ark., March 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- U-Haul Company of Arkansas is offering 30 days free self-storage and U-Box container usage to residents of Little Rock, North Little Rock, Sherwood, Pine Bluff and surrounding communities who have been impacted by the ongoing storms and flooding.

Central areas of Arkansas have sustained street and neighborhood flooding as creeks and rivers have overflowed from heavy rains. Since the rain began Tuesday, many locations have gotten up to 10 inches and are expecting another 2-5 before the storm system passes.

"U-Haul is concerned about displaced families, and families affected by the heavy rains and flooding in any way," said Ken Vadnais, U-Haul Company of Arkansas president. "We want them to know that we are here to help these communities put their lives back together after these types of disasters."

Seven U-Haul locations are participating in the 30 days of free self-storage and U-Box. Families needing more information about the self-storage assistance should contact the following U-Haul store nearest you:

U-Haul Moving & Storage of Pine Bluff

4030 W. 25th Ave.

Pine Bluff, AR 71603

(870) 663-4953

U-Haul Moving & Storage at 65th St.

4809 W. 65th St.

Little Rock, AR 72209

(501) 569-5021

U-Haul Moving & Storage at Kanis Road

7618 Kanis Road

Little Rock, AR 72204

(501) 224-5510

U-Haul Moving & Storage of Colonel Glenn

6300 Colonel Glenn

Little Rock, AR 72205

(501) 562-2777

U-Haul Moving & Storage of Baseline Road

5518 Baseline Road

Little Rock, AR 72209

(501) 569-5026

U-Haul Moving & Storage at I-30 & Chicot Road

9302 Interstate 30 

Little Rock, AR 72209

(501) 568-3200

U-Haul Moving & Storage of Sherwood

8621 Warden Road

Sherwood, AR 72120

(501) 835-3564

These locations may offer 30 days of free U-Box portable moving and self-storage containers if storage units are unavailable. With U-Box containers, you can conveniently pick up our custom-designed trailer and take a U-Box container with you. U-Haul also can store a U-Box container in our secure warehouses or have it picked up and delivered to a location of your choice.

U-Haul stores offer needed supplies to help with storm recovery like boxes, tarps, propane and propane tanks. U-Haul urges customers to ensure their tanks are topped off since propane is good to have in the event of long-term power outages.

U-Haul is the industry leader in do-it-yourself moving and self-storage with more than 20,000 locations across the U.S. and Canada. In addition to its 30 days of free self-storage assistance, U-Haul is proud to be at the forefront of aiding communities during times of disaster as an official American Red Cross Disaster Responder.

Contact:

Jeff Lockridge
Sebastien Reyes
E-mail: publicrelations@uhaul.com
Phone: 602-263-6194
Website: uhaul.com

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